Tag Archives: open source

How big is your MongoDB?

Update 11/10/14: The next blog post in this series is on managing disk space in MongoDB. As your MongoDB grows in size, information from the db.stats() diagnostic command (or the database “Stats” tab in our management portal) becomes increasingly helpful for evaluating hardware requirements. We frequently get questions about the dataSize, storageSize and fileSize¬†metrics, so […]

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Harnessing the power of Twitter and MongoDB

Hey Mongoers! I recently had the pleasure of joining the MongoLab team. ¬†I share this with you for two reasons: First, you can too! (We’re hiring!). But also because I remember when I heard about MongoDB, I created an account on MongoLab and thought… now what? Twitter-Harvest With open-source technologies proliferating as “Big Data” and […]

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