#28 — August 15, 2018

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MongoDB World 2018: The Breakout Sessions

▶  MongoDB World 2018: The Breakout Sessions — MongoDB World 2018 drew MongoDB developers from all around the world, but you don’t have to miss out if you couldn’t attend as many of the sessions are now available to view online.

Learn about things like sharded transactions, change streams, how ideas become MongoDB features, and much more.

MongoDB, Inc.

Working with the Stitch CLI: Editing Apps Outside of StitchStitch is MongoDB’s serverless services platform and this post introduces a CLI tool for working with it.

Andrew Morgan

How Coinbase Is Scaling Its Platform for Spikes in Customer Demand — Coinbase has had to adapt quickly to cope with what it calls “waves of cryptocurrency enthusiasm” with its Ruby and MongoDB-oriented stack.

Luke Demi (Coinbase)

Multi-Document Transactions on MongoDB 4.0 — The Alibaba Cloud Database team shares some insights into the implementation of multi-document transactions of replica sets on MongoDB 4.0. (Although it's worth noting the 1000 document limit mentioned here is just a guideline and not a hard limit, plus for durability you'll also need `w: majority`.)


Adopting a Serverless Approach at Bazaarvoice with MongoDB Atlas and AWS Lambda — They moved from a monolithic Django app hosted on EC2 to using serverless functions and MongoDB’s hosted Atlas platform.

Peter Zawistowicz (MongoDB)

A Review of MongoDB Backup Options — A high-level overview of several available MongoDB backup tools and approaches.

Akash Kathiriya

▶  Tips and Tricks for Avoiding Common MongoDB Query Pitfalls

Christopher Harris

How to Install MongoDB 4.0 on Ubuntu 18.04 and 16.04 via PPA

Rahul K

🗓 Events

MongoDB.local Chicago – September 12 (Chicago, IL) — A full-day conference covering the fundamentals to advanced techniques of app design and performance management. You’ll hear from the team that builds the database and power users running MongoDB deployments.


MongoDB.local Austin – September 26 (Austin, TX) — An educational conference covering app design techniques and performance management advice.


MongoDB Europe'18 – November 8 (London, UK) — Some of the first talks have just been announced. See the agenda here.