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Automated Slow Query Analysis: Dex recorded presentation from MongoSV 2012

Automated Slow Query Analysis: Dex the Index Robot On December 4th, MongoLab engineer Eric Sedor presented about “Automated Slow Query Analysis: Dex the Index Robot” at MongoSV 2012, an annual one-day conference in Silicon Valley, CA, dedicated to the open source, non-relational database MongoDB. A well-indexed query improves performance by several orders of magnitude. The trick is to identify […]

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MongoLab sponsors Node Knockout hackathon 2012

We’re fans of Node.js and so we’re happy to be sponsoring the Node Knockout 48-hour hackathon and to be providing two prizes! We host MongoDB at JoyentCloud with 500MB free plans.  JoyentCloud is where Nodejitsu hosts Node Knockout apps.  If you select JoyentCloud’s us-east-1 (Virgina) datacenter, you’ll have a low latency connection between your Node Knockout app […]

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MongoLab on Windows Azure

Over the past few months we have been working closely with Microsoft to bring MongoLab to the Windows Azure platform, and today we are proud to announce our official Preview launch of MongoLab in Azure’s East US and West US datacenters. Windows Azure is the fourth cloud provider we have added support for, and we […]

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Nodestack

We’re excited be part of the Oct 17 Nodestack.org online conference with Joyent, Clock Ltd, 10gen, and Nodejitsu. What is Nodestack? If you’re a Web developer you may have felt the same thing in the last year or so: Javascript is winning. More precisely, Joyent’s Node.js, supported by 10gen’s JSON-centric MongoDB database for persistence is […]

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MongoSeattle 2012 with talk on Dex

(update: slide deck here https://speakerdeck.com/u/ericsedor/p/dex-the-index-bot) We’re attending and sponsoring MongoSeattle 2012 on September 14!  Eric Sedor will be presenting his recent work on Automated Slow Query Analysis: Dex the Index Robot our open source tool at 11:30am in the “Sound” hall.  Source code and instructions available here on github. We’ll have our booth to talk to folks about our MongoDB […]

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PaaS and DBaaS as tools

At MongoLab we’re obsessed with software tools to get stuff done.  DBaaS and PaaS represent new tools in a developer’s toolbox.  To borrow a 1997 Steve Jobs metaphor below, writing an app is like constructing a building.  And a good building tool (in the then newly acquired NeXT case, OpenStep) “lets you start developing your […]

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MongoLab Add-On at AppFog polyglot PaaS

MongoLab is now available as an Add-On at AppFog! MongoLab was the second Add-On to be included in PHPFog, AppFog’s predecessor (the first was NewRelic). So we’ve been fortunate to work with the team at AppFog and witness their transformation from a solid PHP point PaaS to a solid multi-cloud polyglot PaaS vendor, adopting the […]

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MongoDB Users Group Events July 2012

Silicon Valley July 17, 2012: Dex and Fluentd http://www.meetup.com/MongoDB-SV-User-Group/events/72760092/ 10gen Palo Alto 555 University Avenue Palo Alto, CA 94301 Query performance is critical for most applications.  Proper MongoDB index creation can mean over two orders of magnitude in latency improvement.   At the Silicon Valley MongoDB Users Group (SVMUG), MongoLab Engineer Eric Sedor will be […]

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Discount code for MongoDB UK 2012

And for our UK friends and fans…  The one-day MongoDB UK conference is on June 20, 2012 (with a day-long MongoDB training workshop on June 19). Enter “MongoLab” in the “Enter promotional code” field and you’ll get 50% off admission for the conference!  The Eventbrite registration page is here. benwenI’m MongoLab’s VP of Sales and Marketing. And […]

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Discount code for MongoDBParis 2012

If you’re a MongoLab account holder (or even just a fan) and are in Paris June 14, 2012, maybe you’ll be headed to MongoDB Paris?  If so, use “MongoLab” in the “Enter promotional code” field and you’ll get 75% off admission!  The Eventbrite registration page is here. Yes, the event will be in both French […]

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