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A Deep Dive With MongoDB: First Free Online Conference

MongoDB
Jul 9, 2012

10gen has hosted over 50 conferences on MongoDB in cities around the world. On July 11, 10gen is hosting the first free online conference on MongoDB: A Deep Dive with MongoDB. This conference is designed to those who are new to MongoDB and are interested in using it in a future project. sign up here.

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This Week in MongoDB: July 2-8

MongoDB
Jul 2, 2012

News:

MongoDB 2.1.2 is now out featuring TTL collections! Download it here.

Want to put some apps in the cloud for fun? MongoLab are offering free experimental hosted databases for testing out 2.1.2

Webinars:

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Xperscore Expertise Discovery, Powered by MongoDB

MongoDB
Jun 27, 2012

We recently spoke with Toufic Saliba, the CTO of Xperscore Inc. about Xperscore's social business platform and use of MongoDB.

WHAT IS XPERSCORE?

Xperscore's engine is the leader in automatic expertise discovery. It leverages a new type of social business platform that automatically solves the problem of accurate expertise discovery, which facilitates meaningful collaboration. Xperscore...

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Get Ready for MongoDC

MongoDB
Jun 25, 2012

MongoDC is happening on June 26 at the Wooly Mammoth Theatre in Washington DC. At MongoDC many attendees are just learning about or evaluating MongoDB to see if it is the right fit for their use case, while others are in development or in production and are looking for a little more depth. A lot of your are also interested in best practices to optimize your use of MongoDB. To help you plan your...

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From the R&D lab at MongoLab: Now offering free MongoDB 2.1 databases for your experiments

MongoDB
Jun 25, 2012

This was originally posted to the MongoLab blog

MongoLab is excited to offer free hosted databases running on MongoDB 2.1! We have been testing this new version internally and are loving the new features it offers, especially the aggregation framework and time-to-live (TTL) collections. We think you’ll love it too. So pull up a chair, fire up a 2.1 database with MongoLab, and experiment a...

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Merchpin: Powered by MongoDB

MongoDB
Jun 20, 2012

Intro

The online retail, advertising, and content space is rapidly moving towards a self-service model. Brands can now quickly setup a website, blog, Facebook page, and e-commerce storefront using tools and services that were traditionally only available to an IT department. But these tools are highly specialized - and as a result, brand sites remain fragmented. So, while regular content updates...

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Announcing the Winner of the Schema Design Blogging Contest

MongoDB
Jun 15, 2012

MongoDB schema design continues to be a hot topic on the user forums, IRC even at conferences. At the end of May, we launched a blogging contest to give the community more real-world examples of MongoDB schema design. We got some great posts and 10gen’s engineers have chosen Ryan McGeary’s post on MongoDB Schema Design at BusyConf which has some great insights how you can build out your data...

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Mobilize Your MongoDB: Building MongoDB Mobile Apps with OpenShift PaaS Part III

MongoDB
Jun 14, 2012

During Part 2 of this BeerShift series, we went over all of the required dependencies required for the BeerShift application to run. We installed Titanium Studio, Xcode, the Android SDK, and the OpenShift client tools. We also signed up for OpenShift and created an application for our backend REST services and added a mongo database.

In this blog post, we will go over the backend REST services...

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