When to Use MongoDB
September 20, 2017
Engineers often ask "how do I know if I should build my application on MongoDB?" IT executives ask a similar question, "which applications in my application portfolio should I migrate to MongoDB?" This presentation will present a framework for answering these questions.
We will cover two sets of criteria: (1) how to determine when to migrate a legacy application to MongoDB and (2) when should MongoDB be used for new applications? The presentation also includes a brief introduction to MongoDB to provide enough MongoDB technical background for analyzing when to use MongoDB?
- The basics of MongoDB document model, query capabilities, and architecture required for analyzing when to use MongoDB?
- Criteria for determining when to use MongoDB to re-platform legacy applications
- Criteria for determining when to use MongoDB for new applications