Self-managing MongoDB on AWS EC2 gives you the best of a leading open-source database and a leading cloud computing platform. I will explain the AWS concepts you need to know to set up and maintain a fast, reliable, secure and affordable MongoDB environment in EC2. Topics include performance (computation, disk, and network), fault-tolerance, network security, backups, and cost. You will receive a working deployment template that you can customize to fit your own needs.
Everyone is welcome. People who have created or managed a MongoDB replicaSet on any platform, or who have worked in EC2 and now want to deploy MongoDB, will benefit immediately.
Paul Marcelin helps startups get the best performance from AWS at the lowest overall cost. Particular interests include databases (relational and non), DevOps, and security. Unusually for a software engineer, Paul took some years out of his tech. career to become a public school math teacher. He's keen on sharing knowledge with, and learning from, other professionals. Based in the San Francisco Bay Area, he has worked for employers and clients ranging from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory to Pacific Bell to Sungevity to Slack.