Humongous Data at Server Density: Approaching 1 Billion Documents in MongoDB

David Mytton

November 11, 2011

MongoDB scales from small deployments to those using billions of documents, or more. This talk will explain the steps Boxed Ice took to scale MongoDB up to 1 billion documents, along with the problems and solutions that arose along the way. Topics include hardware configurations, handling failover and dealing with large volumes of data.