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MongoDB Atlas: What, Why?

MongoDB Atlas is a topic of conversation for many of the people who use MongoDB on a day-to-day basis, so I thought that I would quickly throw together a blog outlining what Atlas is and when/why you should use it. What MongoDB Atlas is MongoDB’s managed MongoDB...

What MongoDB is and what it does well

MongoDB is a very popular database, in fact, we love blogging about it. But what is MongoDB? And what are the best things to do with it, and what shouldn’t I do with it? I get asked this a lot so here are the answers to these questions. Don’t worry if...

Creating a MongoDB Replica Set on AWS

MongoDB is a good answer to the NoSQL problem, and if we are using it in a production account we should deploy it in a Replica Set. Here is a quick rundown on how to do that on a AWS EC2. What is a Read Replica A read replica is a install of MongoDB that is...