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Using Ruby & Resque With MongoDB? Improve Your Performance With a Single Gem.

Who should win: your web visitors or your background workers? Hopefully, you will not have to answer this question … or if you are planning for exponential growth, hopefully you will. We have seen a pattern…

explain.explain() – Understanding Mongo Query Behavior

MongoDB has an extremely flexible query syntax. The flexibility allows all sorts of useful queries, and some that are mysteriously slow. It’s reasonably easy to figure out why a query is slow … you simply need to ask…

First Steps of an Analytics Platform With MongoDB

MongoDB excels at analytics. Every week, we have customers asking for insight on building an analytics and metrics platform. We have seen outstanding performance from good practices and have seen issues with common bad practices. Customers…

MongoDB and Full Text Search: My First Week With MongoDB 2.4 Development Release

At MongoHQ, we deployed and made available for use a hosted MongoDB 2.3 beta server to allow ourselves and our customers an opportunity to check out some of the new features that 10gen has been working…

Explore MongoDB 2.3 on MongoHQ

There are some interesting and exciting changes coming to MongoDB in the 2.4 production release, including: Full-text search Change in the internal Javascript engine Hashed indexes We’ll talk a bit more about these changes in just…