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Operational Strategies

These documents address higher level strategies for common administrative tasks and requirements with respect to MongoDB deployments.

MongoDB Backup Methods
Describes approaches and considerations for backing up a MongoDB database.
Monitoring for MongoDB
An overview of monitoring tools, diagnostic strategies, and approaches to monitoring replica sets and sharded clusters.
Run-time Database Configuration
Outlines common MongoDB configurations and examples of best-practice configurations for common use cases.
Import and Export MongoDB Data
Provides an overview of mongoimport and mongoexport, the tools MongoDB includes for importing and exporting data.
Production Notes
A collection of notes that describe best practices and considerations for the operations of MongoDB instances and deployments.