mongodb

June 25, 2014

MongoDB and DataStax, In the Rearview Mirror

Thumbtack published an excellent blog post today (link). It highlights the preliminary results of performance tests executed with Couchbase Server, MongoDB and DataStax Enterprise (Apache Cassandra). The final results will be included in a benchmark report. Thumbtack consulted with Couchbase, MongoDB and DataStax to ensure the databases were configured for optimal performance based on both the workload and the hardware. The result?

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May 1, 2014

MongoDB + Big Data, Almost There

When it comes to big data, MongoDB is almost there. It's a start, and that's a good thing.

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March 18, 2014

MongoDB and Scale Out? No, says MongoHQ

You may have heard that MongoDB has issues with scaling out. You may have heard that Viber is replacing MongoDB with Couchbase Server. Have you heard that MongoHQ has to scale up?

I agree with MongoHQ on one thing. It's easier to scale up. While scaling up may be the only solution for MongoDB, it is not the right solution. What happens when there is no more room to scale up? I think that MongoHQ would prefer to scale out, but they realized that MongoDB was not engineered for it.

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March 17, 2014

March 17: The Week in Couchbase NoSQL

 

A lot going on here at Couchbase. Follow the official handle @couchbase for the latest news as it goes live or you can find me @aobendorf.

EVENT SPOTLIGHT: Couchbase Live [London]

Official Hashtag: #CBliveLDN

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