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The data boom and NoSQL

MongoDB
Dec 5, 2012

Reading through Mary Meeker’s excellent 2012 KPCB Internet Trends Year-End Update, I was reminded by how critical NoSQL databases are to the present and future of application development. Even the most casual perusal of Meeker’s data indicates a critical need for new data stores that can handle Gartner’s 3 V’s of Big Data: velocity, volume, and variety.

Importantly, as noted previously,...

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This Week in MongoDB: December 3-9

MongoDB
Dec 3, 2012

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Upcoming MongoDB Days

MongoSV is happening tomorrow! We look forward to seeing you there!

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5 Steps to Prepare for MongoSV

MongoDB
Nov 29, 2012

With less than a week to go, MongoSV is right around the corner. The largest MongoDB conference of 2012 will feature over 50 sessions by 10gen engineers and MongoDB users you'll have a lot to choose from at the event. Here are some tips to help you get preparedÃâ‚âùand excitedÃâ‚âùfor the event on December 4th.

5. Tweet About your Attendance (and Win MongoDB Swag)
Let your friends know you're...

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Rivet Logic and Crafter Profile

MongoDB
Nov 27, 2012

Rivet Logic plans to announce the release of Crafter Profile at MongoSV 2012. Crafter Profile is the latest addition to the open source Crafter Rivet web content management solution. MongoDB developers building Web CMS applications will find Crafter Profile especially useful.

Built on MongoDB, Crafter Profile will allow developers to easily add a scalable user repository and user profile...

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Get Ready for MongoSV: MongoDB Ops Track

MongoDB
Nov 20, 2012

For the first time at MongoSV, 10gen will offer a full track dedicated to operations for those interested in learning about the maintenance strategies and best practices for your MongoDB clusters. This track will include introductory and advanced sessions covering topics such as performance tuning and deployment. Here are some highlights to expect in the ops track:

MongoDB Sharding with Brandon...

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Living in the post-transactional database future

MongoDB
Nov 20, 2012

Given that we’ve spent decades building applications around relational databases, it’s not surprising that the first response to the introduction of NoSQL databases like MongoDB is sometimes “Why?” Developers aren’t usually the ones asking this question, because they love the approachability and flexibility MongoDB gives them. But DBAs who have built their careers on managing heavy RDBMS...

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This Week in MongoDB: November 19-23

MongoDB
Nov 19, 2012

News!

MongoSV is on December 4th and features over 50 talks from 10gen engineers and community members. Learn more at MongoSV.com

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Upcoming MongoDB Days

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Explore the Cloud Marketplace at CloudBeat

MongoDB
Nov 15, 2012

There are many players vying to dominate the cloud computing market. Increasingly, enterprise IT leaders are taking a pragmatic, creative approach and adopting a wide range of cloud solutions.

CloudBeat 2012 is coming to Redwood City, CA and uniquely puts the spotlight on cloud computing, enabling vendors and customers to share their experiences and insights on what really works and where the...

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The database market is in play

MongoDB
Nov 13, 2012

For 30 years the database market has essentially meant one thing: Oracle. With over 50 percent of the database market, more than double IBM’s share, Oracle is used to calling the shots. For decades, Oracle has consistently churned out impressive database software, albeit at a hefty price. Customers may not have liked dealing with Oracle’s dominance, but they didn’t have much choice.

Until now....

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