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MongoDB appears ready to move the database revolution forward

MongoDB appears ready to move the database revolution forward: MongoDB held their fifth annual “DB...


Combining Apache Cassandra with Apache Karaf

Getting the best of Apache Cassandra inside Apache Karaf: this blog post will describe how easy it was to embed the NoSQL database inside the runtime. This can be helpful while developing OSGi-related applications with Karaf that work together with … Continue reading

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It Seemed Like A Good Idea At The Time: MongoReplicaSetClient

Road

The road to hell is paved with good intentions.

I'm writing post mortems for four regrettable decisions in PyMongo, the standard Python driver for MongoDB. Each of these decisions made life painful for Bernie Hackett and me—PyMongo's maintainers—and confused our users. This winter we're preparing PyMongo 3.0, and we have the chance to fix them all. As I snip out these regrettable designs I ask, what went wrong?

I conclude the series with the final regrettable decision: MongoReplicaSetClient.


The Beginning

In January of 2011, Bernie Hackett was maintaining PyMongo single-handedly. PyM...


Yes, Virginia, There is Going to be a TokuMX Storage Engine for MongoDB 2.8

First things first… Congratulations to Keith, Michael, and the rest of the WiredTiger team.  We look forward to seeing you in the MongoDB market in 2015 . That said, while this news is certainly germane, it’s not the sole motivation behind today’s post. The reason for this post is to formally and officially disclose what we […]

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Elasticsearch, RethinkDB and Redis now also hosted in Europe

The new kids on the Compose block are heading to Europe. While our MongoDB deployments have been available in Ireland (Amazon) and London (DigitalOcean), we’ve been keeping Elasticsearch, RethinkDB and Redis to the US as we honed the technology behind it. We are now ready to bring it to more of the world. We are…