Zero to 1 Billion+ Records: A True Story of Learning & Scaling GameChanger

PublishedJune 25, 2014
Host(s)Kiril Savino, MongoDB World 2014

Is MongoDB really "Web Scale?" Four years into running MongoDB in production, we have terabytes of data spread across multiple replicated shards, billions of records, and have pushed our cluster to over 30,000 queries per second under complex load, all without leaving AWS. To get there we conquered denormalization, schema design, and advanced concurrency. Walk through our journey from neophytes to experts in operating MongoDB, and learn some of the core techniques that have served us along the way.