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MongoDB Replica Set Scenarios and Internals – Part II (Elections)

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In this blog post, we will walk through the internals of the election process in MongoDB®, following on from a previous post on the internals of the replica set. You can read Part 1 here.
For this post, I am refer to the same configurations we discussed before.
Elections: As the term suggests, in MongoDB there is a […]

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MongoDB 3.2: elections just got better!

Introduction
In this blog, we’ll review MongoDB 3.2 elections and how they work, as well as what is really new and different in the election protocol.
MongoDB 3.2 revamped its election protocol for increased stability! Exciting times, with smarter and faster elections are here! With this latest release, you will find that replication (and the election […]

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