Webinar December 15: The Open Source Alternative to Paying for MongoDB

Open Source Alternative to Paying for MongoDB

Please join Barrett Chambers, Percona Solutions Engineer, for an engaging webinar on MongoDB vs. Open Source.
Many organizations require Enterprise subscriptions for the coverage and features that it provides. However, many are unaware that there is an open source alternative offering all the features and benefits of a MongoDB Enterprise subscription without the licensing fees. […]

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Restore a Replica Set to a New Environment with Percona Backup for MongoDB

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Percona Backup for MongoDB (PBM) is our open source tool for backing up MongoDB clusters. Initially, the tool was developed for restoring the backups in the same environment they are taken. In this post, I will show you how to restore a backup to a new environment instead.
Let’s assume you followed the instructions to […]

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Deploying Percona Monitoring and Management 2 Without Access to the Internet

percona monitoring and management deployment

Normally it is quite easy to deploy Percona Monitoring and Management (PMM) Server as a Docker container as per the official documentation. However, when working in very restrictive environments, it is possible the server doesn’t have access to the public Internet, so pulling the image from the Docker hub is not possible. Fortunately, there are […]

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New in MongoDB 4.4: Hidden Index

MongoDB 4.4 Hidden Index

We already presented a previous article on the index types available on MongoDB. MongoDB 4.4 was released a few months ago and introduced a new interesting feature: the hidden index.
This feature is also available on Percona Server for MongoDB 4.4. In this article, we’ll see what it is.
What is a Hidden Index
A hidden index […]

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Webinar November 19: Converting MongoDB to Percona Server for MongoDB

Converting MongoDB to Percona Server for MongoDB

We invite you to join members of the Percona Solution Engineering Team as they walk through the task of migrating a MongoDB database to Percona Server for MongoDB (PSMDB).
By the end of this hands-on workshop you should feel comfortable with:

Uninstalling MongoDB
Installing Percona Server for MongoDB
Converting a stand-alone MongoDB server to Percona Server for MongoDB
Adding […]

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