Cloud storage failures – the perfect storm

5th October, 2011

When the Qantas A380 suffered engine failure after taking off from Singapore in November last year, many things went wrong at the same time: The failure of the giant Rolls-Royce […]

MongoDB Monitoring: Watch your storage

21st December, 2010

There are a number of built in tools and commands which can be used to get important information from MongoDB but because it is relatively new, it can be difficult […]

On shortened field names in MongoDB

23rd October, 2010

Last night we got almost 10k unique visitors in just a few hours because of a post disputing a minor point of a post I wrote in July 2009. The […]

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