Sep 7, 2012
Lennart Kroopman, our MongoDB Master of the week, is an early adopter of MongoDB and the creator of GrayLog2, a popular open source log management tool built with MongoDB. Based in Hamburg, Germany, he is currently an engineer at Xing, where he gets to hack on Ruby on Rails and GrayLog2.
I started with MongoDB in late 2009 and was impressed by the...
Sep 5, 2012
This was originally posted on Derick Rethans’ personal blog
Some time ago, my friend Ligaya Turmelle suggested that I should come and talk at the JaxPHP/JaxWeb, the PHP and web developers usergroup in Jacksonville, Florida. And while I was there, why not visit a few other user groups too?
At all the meetups, 10gen (my employer) has kindly provided some swag - and rumours go that I get to buy...
Aug 31, 2012
A lot of time, effort and sleepless nights went into the making of MongoDB 2.2- released officially on Wednesday. Check out the blog post by CTO Eliot Horowitz which details some of the new features.
In the weeks prior to launch, the 10gen team spoke with reporters, bloggers and analysts to share what the engineers had been working on and highlighting big breakthroughs in the new version. Below...
Aug 30, 2012
DrupalCon Munich came together last week with over 1800 Drupal fans from around the world. The 10gen booth had stickers, t-shirts, and — of course — MongoDB mugs aplenty to share with attendees.
From 10gen's perspective, we are interested in how Drupal and MongoDB work together, and what we can do to help make their integration better.
Derick Rethans gave a Birds of a Feather session on...
Aug 28, 2012
This was originally posted to the Forward Intel blog
Forward Intelligence Systems has chosen MongoDB to serve as the backend datastore to support DataPoint, a new analytics system designed to reveal deeper meaning behind typical business intelligence data. Endless tables, graphs and charts are replaced with simple decision-aiding ...plain English analyticsâœ to help make the job of the business...
Aug 21, 2012
10gen has a number of core contributorsÃâ‚âùMongoDB User Group organizers, evangelists, contributors to the core server, connecting libraries and support forum. Last year, 10gen launched the MongoDB Masters program, to encourage the exchange of knowledge and expertise amongst MongoDB community evangelists and open source contributors. To introduce you to these core contributors, we're launching...
Aug 20, 2012
Fans of MongoDB and Drupal have the chance to flock together at Drupalcon in Munich this week.
Running from August 20 - 24, the official conference of the Drupal community features ...Birds of a Featherâœ sessions alongside formally scheduled presentations. Included among these is a session organised by 10gen on ...Practical MongoDB and Drupalâœ.
Birds of a Feather workshops are informal and...
Aug 17, 2012
This post was originally published on the Hortonworks blog.
Aug 16, 2012
In an ongoing effort to support New York City Tech, Mayor Mike Bloomberg stopped by the 10gen New York Office today for a meet and greet while the company's global offices (Palo Alto, London and Dublin) tuned in and interacted with the Mayor via internet stream.
Only scheduled for a short visit, the Mayor spent more than an hour with the team discussing his personal history in tech, answering...
Aug 15, 2012
10gen will be sponsoring the second annual NoSQL Now!, from August 21st through the 23rd in San Jose, California. The goal of the educational conference is to ...describe the diversity of NoSQL technologies available to all organizations to address their business needs, and to offer objective evaluation processes to match the right NoSQL solutions with the right business challenge.âœ