Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Current state of MongoDB Backup options

Current state of MongoDB Backup options

 26 April - 5:00 PM - 5:25PM @ Ballroom G
Experience level: 
25 minutes conference
Tools and Techniques


This talk presents the updated information around current MongoDB backup options. We will discuss how MongoDB dumps work, different options to use for those dumps, binary backup options, the latest Percona Labs backup tool, new hot backup features, and how Mongo Ops Manager works. Additionally, we will cover updates and changes due to the 3.4 world, what features are and are not in the Percona Labs tool, official support status and associated expectations, and what the future will most likely look like for MongoDB backups across the community.


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David Murphy

MongoDB Practice Manager, Percona


David is the Practice Manager for MongoDB at Percona. Prior to that he was one of the early memeber for ObjectRocket the leader in DBaaS for MongoDB specializing in performance. Prior to this he was a Database Architect as Electronic Arts , the game producer and help various systems, networking and development roles. His work includes things like sharding, distributed systems, tool building, very large-scale issues, and high performance MongoDB architecture and design. As a speaker he prefers to focus on solutions in the real world to issues, to this point he tries to regularly publish code to help everyone use his solutions or have ideas to inspire their own.Additionally he is a Mongo Master Alumni and core code contributor to MongoDB and other open source technologies.

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