Webinar: Sharding Methods for MongoDB

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September 25, 2014

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MongoDB sharding provides you with a lot of flexibility. That means that there is more than one approach for sharding your data as it grows beyond a single server. We'll cover a few of them in this webinar. We'll start off by reviewing the basics of sharding and then dive deeper into different ways to shard. We'll help you answer questions such as:

  • When is the right time to Shard?
  • What are my options when Sharding?
  • How to choose a Shard key?

We will also cover various examples of different companies, such as FourSquare, who have achieved scale through sharding with MongoDB.

Topics Covered Include:

  • Tag-Aware Sharding
  • Hash Based Sharding
  • Range Based Sharding
  • Tiered Storage

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