The Woodshed: A Peek at the Awesome Apps MongoHQ Users are Building

At MongoHQ we know you’re coming up with new ways to use MongoDB, building exciting applications that we haven’t even thought of — and we live and breathe this stuff all day long! We’re talking SaaS…

Elastic Deployments Now Available In Europe

We’re excited to announce today that our Elastic Deployments are now available in Europe. These represent the best in hosted MongoDB — SSD-backed replica sets that auto-scale as your data grows, for a flat price of…

Feature Highlight: maxTimeMS in MongoDB 2.6

It’s probably happened to you before — you have an idea in your head and you want to run an operation against your database to show you the data that will answer your question or find…

Better Bulking for MongoDB 2.6 and Beyond

TL;DR: Be careful using the new Bulk API There are two new features in MongoDB 2.6 that offer potentially huge performance improvements — the new write protocol and the Bulk operations support in Mongo.shell (and other drivers).…

Elastic Deployments, now with MongoDB 2.6

We’re excited to announce today support for MongoDB 2.6. MongoDB 2.6 is one of the largest releases MongoDB, Inc. has ever issued — aptly calling it “a quantum leap forward” that builds upon five years of…