Cheap, Fast, and Reliable: Scaling MongoDB in the Cloud

Cody Powell

November 17, 2011

At Famigo, we house all of our valuable data in MongoDB and we also serve all requests from Amazon EC2 instances. We've devoted many mental CPU cycles to finding the right architecture for our data in the cloud, focusing on 3 main factors: cost, reliability, and performance. In this talk, I'll discuss dive into MongoDB replica sets and how they can deliver across all of these areas, when combined with cloud hosting.