#72 — March 19, 2020

Read on the Web

MongoDB Memo

MongoDB World is Now MongoDB.live on May 4-5 — This year’s MongoDB World conference has been repurposed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, and will now be a free two-day virtual event.


Hasta la Vista, DB: Eliot Horowitz to Leave MongoDB, Inc. — Eliot Horowitz was one of MongoDB’s original creators (back when the company was called 10gen) and perhaps the most recognized and prominent in the community, so the news that he’s stepping aside after 12 years is a surprise. Good luck for the future, Eliot!

Eliot Horowitz

▶  The Stack Overflow Podcast: A Chat with MongoDB's CTO, Eliot Horowitz — Well, this is a fitting way to celebrate Eliot's role with MongoDB over the years! A small group of four people wrote the code that kicked off what is now a massive business: MongoDB. And here, Eliot Horowitz tells the tale.

Ben Popper (Stack Overflow) podcast

▶  The MongoDB Podcast Has Launched — Yep, more podcasts — this time it's a new show from MongoDB themselves. This promises discussions and interviews related to software development, databases and (of course) all things MongoDB. The first two episodes are available right now.

Michael Lynn and Nicolas Raboy (MongoDB) podcast

MongoDB Performance Best Practices: Sharding — Covers different sharding schemes and how they help you in scaling-out your database.

Mat Keep and Henrik Ingo (MongoDB)

Connect to a MongoDB Database Using Node.js — In part one of this series, see how to connect to a MongoDB database by using Node. Did you know we also have a weekly newsletter covering all things Node?

Lauren Schaefer

Creating a RESTful Serverless API with Azure Functions and MongoDB — How you can use Azure Functions to create a Serverless API that uses MongoDB Altas as a backend.

Will Velida

MongoDB Launches Bid To Recruit Oracle Customers To Migrate To Its Next-Gen Database

Rick Whiting

How to Build a Full Stack RPG Character Generator with MEVN: MongoDB, Express, Vue, and Node

M. S. Farzan