Server Density Monitoring and MongoDB

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Choosing a Non-Relational Database
Notes from a production MongoDB Deployment

Notes from a production MongoDB deployment

What we've learnt from deploying MongoDB into production for our server and website monitoring tool Server Density.

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Does everyone hate MongoDB?

A technical look at the recent why MongoDB sucks, why I'm migrating from MongoDB and goodbye MongoDB community posts. Is everyone leaving MongoDB?

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Checking if a document exists – MongoDB slow findOne vs find

MongoDB findOne is orders of magnitude slower than find if you just checking whether a document exists. Learn when you should use findOne or find queries.

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Queueing MongoDB using MongoDB

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The tech behind our time series graphs – 2bn docs per day, 30TB per month

How Server Density uses MongoDB to process 2 billion documents per day, 30TB of data each month to power our time series server monitoring graphs.

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Replacing RabbitMQ with MongoDB

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MongoDB with Amazon’s EBS and Provisioned IOPS

MongoDB cloud performance improvements from switching from regular Amazon EBS to provisioned IOPS volumes with MongoDB on Amazon EC2.

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MongoDB performance SSDs vs Spindle SAS Drives

Find out what kind of disks give you the best MongoDB performance SSD vs spindle SAS drives. Optimise your disks for MongoDB performance.

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MongoDB Benchmarks

MongoDB Benchmarks

MongoDB benchmarks looking at write performance with write concern, journalling, SSDs vs spinning disks, replication and benchmarking write query times.

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Goodbye global lock – MongoDB 2.0 vs 2.2

The MongoDB global lock has been removed in MongoDB 2.2 but does it give any performance improvements? Benchmarks for MongoDB 2.0 vs 2.2.

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MongoDB on Google Compute Engine – tips and benchmarks

Performance benchmarks and hints/tips for using MongoDB on Google Compute Engine and Google Cloud Platform with persistent disks and MongoDB.

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