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App development too slow? Fire your infrastructure

MongoDB
Oct 26, 2012

Forrester analyst Mike Gualtieri has argued (PDF) that “Many CIOs are on the hot seat to innovate by delivering increasingly critical applications more quickly,” yet don’t know how to do this. Part of the problem stems a shortage of staff that can keep up with requests for new applications. But perhaps a bigger problem is the crufty data infrastructure that makes it difficult to develop and...

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MongoDB workshop at the All Your Base conference

MongoDB
Oct 25, 2012

This November, 10gen will offer training at the ...All Your Base✠conference.

Running on November 23, ...All Your Base✠aims to deliver a day of exploring NoSQL technologies, RDMS and client side technologies with talks from the worlds leading experts - and Alvin Richards, EMEA’s senior technical director for 10gen, will deliver an exclusive one-day workshop on MongoDB before the conference...

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Get Ready for MongoDB Chicago

MongoDB
Oct 23, 2012

MongoDB Chicago is coming to the Windy City on November 13, and this year features new presentation topics, including Improved Analytics with MongoDB via the New Aggregation Framework, and Deployment Preparedness.

At MongoDB days around the world many attendees are just learning about or evaluating MongoDB to see if it is the right fit for their use case. Others are already in development or...

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Free Online MongoDB Classes are now live

MongoDB
Oct 23, 2012

Thanks for your patience. The first week of material for M101, MongoDB for Developers and M102, MongoDB for DBAs is now available at education.10gen.com. We have over 21,000 enrollments across the two classes and will be accepting new students at least until the first homework is due in a week.

The delay in starting was due to our education site not being fault tolerant with respect to regional...

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Status Update on 10gen Education

MongoDB
Oct 22, 2012

We're working hard to get the content for the first two education courses live on education.10gen.com. We were affected by today's AWS outage, but are optimistic that we will get the courses up late tonight. As soon as the materials are available, we will send an email to everyone who is enrolled.

Thanks for your patience.

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Reshaping the database market

MongoDB
Oct 22, 2012

Today I joined Ed Albanese (Cloudera), Kurt Daniel (Microsoft), Ron Avnur (MarkLogic), and Joe Morrissey (Oracle/MySQL) at 10gen, the MongoDB company, and I couldn’t be happier. Given that I’ll be showing up on this blog relatively often, I wanted to quickly call out the reasons I joined, which reasons also point to why so many people use MongoDB.

Most importantly, it’s about the community.

There...

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NodeStack Online Conference a Great Success!

MongoDB
Oct 19, 2012

10gen was thrilled to participate in the first ever NodeStack online conference on Wednesday. NodeStack is a new set of technologies — SmartOS, MongoDB, and Node.js — deployed as a stack that is uniquely suited to address the increasing demands of modern application development. The conference featured edifying presentations, vibrant panel discussions, and live Q&A from viewers tweeting out...

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MongoDB: Jobs tell a growing community story

MongoDB
Oct 15, 2012

Community is the lifeblood of an open-source project, and so measuring the size and vitality of a given open-source community is critical when making the decision to adopt a particular project. After all, the greater the number of developers contributing to a project and the greater the number of users putting the software through its paces, the safer your investment will be in that open-source...

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This Week in MongoDB: October 15-21

MongoDB
Oct 14, 2012

Hello Everyone. Here's what's going on in the MongoDB world

10gen Education Starts Next Monday

  • Want to learn the MongoDB basics? Sign up for 10gen's free online MongoDB courses for Developers or DBAs. Classes start October 22. See you online!

Upcoming MongoDB Days

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