Scaling MongoDB Webinar Series

Are you thinking about scaling your application? Are you about to launch and want to ensure you're set-up to scale correctly? MongoDB makes it easy to horizontally scale out with built-in automatic sharding, but did you know that sharding isn't the only way to achieve scale with MongoDB?

This webinar series will cover different ways to achieve scale with MongoDB and the various ways to shard with MongoDB. The first session will cover vertical scaling, optimization tips and considerations for sharding. The second session will dive deep into sharding to provide you with the knowledge you need to make critical decisions regarding your application, such as how to choose a shard key.

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Topics Covered:

  • Scaling Vertically
  • Hardware Considerations
  • Index Optimization
  • Schema Design
  • Sharding
  • Types of Sharding
  • Choosing Shard Key

Meet the Speakers:

Jake Angerman is a Solutions Architect at MongoDB where he helps customers design and build reliable, scalable systems using MongoDB. He has spent the majority of his career as a field engineer for industries as diverse as systems management, high speed data, and interactive home security. His background spans systems programming, network engineering, security, and consulting.

Jay Runkel is a Solutions Architect at MongoDB and has been working with Fortune 500 companies to architect enterprise solutions using NoSQL document databases for over five years. Before MongoDB, Runkel was a Principal Technologist at MarkLogic where he worked with Financial Service, Medical, and Media organizations to develop operational systems for analytics and custom publishing. Runkel has a BS in Applied Mathematics from Carnegie Mellon and a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Michigan.