Python, the top programming language for data science, and MongoDB, with its flexible and dynamic schema, are a fantastic match for building modern web applications, JSON APIs, and data processors, just to name a few. MongoDB has a native Python driver and a team of engineers dedicated to making sure MongoDB and Python work together flawlessly.
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What is Python?
Objects retrieved from MongoDB through PyMongo are compatible with dictionaries and lists, so we can easily manipulate, iterate, and print them.
How MongoDB stores data
MongoDB stores data in JSON-like documents:
Python dictionaries look like:
Read on for an overview of how to get started and deliver on the potential of this powerful combination.
You can follow the python MongoDB examples in this tutorial even if you are new to Python.