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April 18-21, 2016

Santa Clara, California

Indexing Strategies and Tips for MongoDB

Indexing Strategies and Tips for MongoDB

 20 April 02:00 PM - 02:50 PM @ Ballroom B
Experience level: 
50 minutes conference


Indexing Strategies and Tips for MongoDB In this presentation Kimberly will cover general indexing, options, and strategies. And with new indexing improvements and changes in MongoDB 3.2, there are more indexing options than ever before including automated index builds and partial indexes. Walk away with real world examples of index use cases for running at scale and for high performance that have been tested with multiple high level clients in small to very large MongoDB databases. 50 Minutes - Conference/Breakout Session Topic Area - Scalability/Performance Audience - Beginner


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Kimberly Wilkins

Principal Engineer/Databases, ObjectRocket by Rackspace


Kimberly Wilkins is an ObjectRocket's Principal Engineer/Database Denizen having over 16 years working on various database platforms primarily with Oracle databases and associated products (RAC, Enterprise Manager, Exadata, GoldenGate). She has worked at ObjectRocket by Rackspace for the last 2 years supporting the MongoDB NoSQL practice area helping customers large and small with their MongoDB implementations and problems.Before that she worked on databases and apps for an early online auto auction site, re-architected multiple enterprise environments to Linux, deployed RAC (early and later versions), and worked closely with storage systems. One notable fun project was re-engineering the database and storage infrastructure 6 months before launch for SWTOR- Star Wars The Old Republic MMO game. In her sparsely indexed spare time she enjoys wine, food, and embracing a variety of knowledge from all sources - currently involving Hadoop Spark, and its peripherals. Link to video of Kim presenting on Running MongoDB at Scale for Rackspace :: Solve New York May 7, 2015: Contact Information:, @dba_denizen

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