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The Modern Application Stack - Part 5: Using ReactJS, ES6 & JSX to Build a UI (the rise of MERN)

Andrew Morgan
February 23, 2017
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This is the fifth in a series of blog posts examining technologies such as ReactJS that are driving the development of modern web and mobile applications.

Modern Application Stack – Part 1: Introducing The MEAN Stack introduced the technologies making up the MEAN (MongoDB, Express, Angular, Node.js) and MERN (MongoDB, Express, React, Node.js) Stacks, why you might want to use them, and how to comb...

Sign Up for Child Care at MongoDB World

Danielle James
February 22, 2017
Category: Company

As part of our mission to make MongoDB World accessible to all who want to attend, we’re proud to announce we’re offering childcare at MongoDB World, June 20-21 in Chicago.

The child care center will be available 9:00am - 5:00pm on June 20-21. It will be located onsite at the conference venue, next to our nursing room for new mothers. For the subsidized rate of $50 per child you can bring your chi...

Sessions I’m Looking Forward to at MongoDB World 2017

Jay Gordon
February 21, 2017
Category: Company

Back in 2014, while I was working for BuzzFeed, the CTO asked if I wanted to head to MongoDB World. I had some basic understanding of MongoDB and how it made the lives easier for those who studied the information captured when users visited the BuzzFeed website, but that was it.

I’ve always enjoyed attending conferences. They enable me to learn new technology while meeting the people who create a...

The Modern Application Stack – Part 4: Building a Client UI Using Angular 2 (formerly AngularJS) & TypeScript

Andrew Morgan
February 16, 2017
Category: Technical

Introduction

This is the fourth in a series of blog posts examining technologies such as Angular that are driving the development of modern web and mobile applications.

"Modern Application Stack – Part 1: Introducing The MEAN Stack" introduced the technologies making up the MEAN (MongoDB, Express, Angular, Node.js) and MERN (MongoDB, Express, React, Node.js) Stacks, why you might want t...

Generating Globally Unique Identifiers for Use with MongoDB

Alexander Marquardt
February 14, 2017
Category: Technical

By default, MongoDB generates a unique ObjectID identifier that is assigned to the _id field in a new document before writing that document to the database. In many cases the default unique identifiers assigned by MongoDB will meet application requirements. However, in some cases an application may need to create custom unique identifiers, such as:

  • The application may require unique identifiers w...

Leaf in the Wild: Powering Smart Factory IoT with MongoDB

Jason Ma
February 13, 2017

BEET Analytics OEMs MongoDB for its Envision manufacturing IOT platform. MongoDB helps Envision deliver 1-2 orders of magnitude better performance than SQL Server, resulting in increased manufacturing throughput and reduced costs

Leaf in the Wild posts highlight real world MongoDB deployments. Read other stories about how companies are using MongoDB for their mission-critical projects.

BEET Analyt...

The Modern Application Stack – Part 3: Building a REST API Using Express.js

Andrew Morgan
February 08, 2017
Category: Technical

Introduction

This is the third in a series of blog posts examining the technologies that are driving the development of modern web and mobile applications.

Part 1: Introducing The MEAN Stack (and the young MERN upstart) introduced the technologies making up the MEAN (MongoDB, Express, Angular, Node.js) and MERN (MongoDB, Express, React, Node.js) Stacks, why you might want to use them, and how to ...

MongoDB Ops Manager 3.4 User Interface Changes

Pavel Duchovny & Eric Sommer
February 02, 2017
Category: Technical

Ops Manager 3.4, released at the beginning of December, contains both new features and changes from the previous major release, 2.0. This blog post will focus on the new Ops Manager 3.4 UI. It will cover new features and highlight changes from the previous UI.

Deployment Page

Ops Manager 3.4 has a redesigned deployment page. Items that previously appeared in the inner left-hand navigation bar ...