MongoDB

MongoDB / TokuMX plugin for LinkBench (Part 1)

“There’s no benchmark for how life’s “supposed” to happen. There is no ideal world for you to wait around for. The world is always just what it is now, it’s up to you how you respond to it.”
― Isaac Marion, Warm Bodies
At one time or another, most of us have heard some version of […]

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MongoDB with Percona TokuMXse – experimental build RC5 is available!

While our engineering team is working on finalizing the TokuMXse storage engine, I want to provide an experimental build that you can try and test MongoDB 3.0 with our storage engine.
It is available here
percona.com/downloads/TESTING/Percona-TokuMXse-rc5/percona-tokumxse-3.0.3pre-rc5.tar.gz
To start MongoDB with TokuMXse storage engine use:

Shell

mongod –storageEngine=tokuft

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mongod –storageEngine=tokuft

I am looking for your feedback!

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Choosing a good sharding key in MongoDB (and MySQL)

MongoDB 3.0 was recently released. Instead of focusing on what’s new – that is so easy to find, let’s rather talk about something that has not changed a lot since the early MongoDB days. This topic is sharding and most specifically: how to choose a good sharding key. Note that most of the discussion will […]

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Impressions from MongoDB Day London 2014

I visited MongoDB Day in London on November 6. Here are a few observations:
App-Developer Centric. It is interesting to see how much MongoDB is about developers; the ops side is something which is a necessary evil developers have to deal with. The ops topics covered in principle that there are no topics about choices […]

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