MongoDB at DrupalCon Munich 2012

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 Feather✠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...

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Pig as Hadoop Connector, Part One: Pig, MongoDB and Node.js

Aug 17, 2012

This post was originally published on the Hortonworks blog.

Series Introduction

Apache Pig is a dataflow oriented, scripting interface to Hadoop. Pig enables you to manipulate data as tuples in simple pipelines without...

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New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg Visits 10gen New York Office

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...

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10gen To Attend, Sponsor 'NoSQL Now!' for Second Year

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

10gen and...

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10gen and Microsoft Partner to Deliver NoSQL in the Cloud

Aug 14, 2012

We at 10gen are excited about our ongoing collaboration with Microsoft. We are actively leveraging new features in Windows Azure to ensure our common customers using MongoDB on Windows Azure have access to the latest features and the best possible experience.

In early June, Microsoft announced the preview version of Windows Azure VM, which enables customers to deploy and run Windows and Linux...

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Early Bird for MongoDB Seattle Ends Tuesday, August 14

Aug 13, 2012

Early bird ticket prices for MongoDB Seattle ends Tuesday August 14.

10gen will be hosting the 4th annual MongoDB Seattle on September 14 at the Bell Harbor International Conference center in Seattle, Washington.

This year’s conference brings four tracks full of new talk sessions, Ask the Expert sessions and workshops on MongoDB Operations and Schema Design the day before the conference.


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10gen, Community Represent MongoDB at OSCON 2012

Aug 5, 2012

10gen sponsored OSCON, O’Reilly's annual open source convention in Portland, OR for the third consecutive year - July 16-20. Green shirts and MongoDB mugs were in high demand, while Chief Solutions Architect Steve Francia and Director of Community Marketing Meghan Gill presented, and conducted Q&As, to packed rooms of developers and open source enthusiasts. We were really excited to be...

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On Data Structures in MongoDB; a Guest Post by MongoLab

Aug 3, 2012

“Show me your code and conceal your data structures, and I shall continue to be mystified. Show me your data structures, and I won’t usually need your code; it’ll be obvious.” - Eric Raymond, in The Cathedral and the Bazaar, 1997

Linguistic innovation

The fundamental task of programming is telling a computer how to do something. Because of this, much of the innovation in the field of software...

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MongoDB at ShowClix

Aug 1, 2012

We recently spoke with Nate Good, Director of Software Engineering at ShowClix, about ShowClix's technology stack and use of MongoDB.


ShowClix was founded in 2007 as a live event search engine and has evolved into the full-service event ticketing system. Millions of tickets, three offices and two cereal walls later, ShowClix is the preferred ticketing solution for...

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