Webinar: Everything You Need to Know about Sharding

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November 18, 2014

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MongoDB sharding provides you with a lot of flexibility. In this webinar, we'll cover a few of the approaches to sharding your data as it grows beyond a single server. We'll start off by reviewing the basics of sharding and then we'll dive deeper into the various sharding methods.

By the end of this session, you'll be able to answer questions, such as:

  • What is sharding?
  • How do I know I need to shard?
  • Which type of sharding makes the most sense for my use case?
  • How many shards do I need?

Topics Covered Include:

  • Sharding for Performance and Scale
  • Range Based Sharding
  • Tag Aware Sharding
  • Picking a Shard Key

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