#20 — June 14, 2018

Read on the Web

MongoDB Weekly

Stock Price Notifications with Mongoose and MongoDB Change Streams — Building out a service using Node and Mongoose that watches stock prices via a change stream and notifies users when a stock crosses a user-specified threshold.

The Code Barbarian

Introducing MongoDB's 2018 'Masters Program' — The Masters program provides a way for MongoDB to represent community leaders and other professionals in the field and provide them a variety of benefits. If you’re interested or know someone who would be, consider applying here.

Michael Lynn (MongoDB, Inc.)

MongoDB and the Trouble with DBRefs“DBRefs haven’t been deprecated in MongoDB and the functionality is unlikely to go away, but hopefully you can see there are good reasons to avoid introducing them into new projects.”

Dj Walker-Morgan

Tighten Access to Your MongoDB Databases using Roles

Shyam Arjarapu

Use MongoDB With Your Xamarin Apps — How to create your first Xamarin app using MongoDB. Associated repo here.

Matt Soucoup

🛠 Code & Tools

Percona MongoDB Exporter: A Prometheus Exporter for MongoDB — Monitor lots of Mongo related metrics (server status, sharding, storage engine, etc.) with the open source Prometheus system.


rest: A REST API Generator for Node.js and MongoDB — A tool to quickly create MongoDB-powered REST APIs.

Diego Haz

🗓 Events

AWS Summit Paris – June 19 (Le Palais des Congrès) — Members of the MongoDB team will be in attendance, sharing details on MongoDB Atlas.

Amazon Web Services

Overcoming Data Challenges with MongoDB – June 21-22 (Illinois) — An evening of technical discussions and Q&A led by the MongoDB team.

Ryan Vander Zanden

MongoDB World'18 – June 26-27 (NYC)