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The Best Practices Guide to Data Partitioning in MongoDB Atlas Device Sync

Partition strategies help determine the data that each user can access and store on their device. The exact strategy that you use depends on your app's data model and access patterns. For example, you might make some data available in a public partition, like announcements or an organizational chart, but restrict other data, like personal information, to privileged users.

It is important to follow best practices when partitioning app data in MongoDB Atlas Device Sync to ensure your app is efficient, performant, and secure. This white paper covers six common partitioning strategies for MongoDB Atlas Device Sync and when they should be used based on the device’s capacity and the security requirements of an app’s data. And it’s all presented in a visual, easy-to-use manner that includes a range of concrete examples.

Examples covered in the guide include (but are not limited to) partitioning for:

  1. Inventory apps
  2. POS devices
  3. Internal employee apps
  4. Multifunctional apps (when one partitioning strategy is not sufficient)

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