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Join our live webinar on how to scale and shard MongoDB

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We’re live next Tuesday, November 15th, with our webinar ‘Become a MongoDB DBA - Scaling and Sharding’!

Join us and learn about the three components necessary for MongoDB sharding. We’ll also share a read scaling considerations checklist as well as tips & tricks for finding the right shard key for MongoDB.

Overall, we’ll discuss how to plan your MongoDB scaling strategy up front and how to prevent ending up with unusable secondary nodes and shards. And we’ll look at how to leverage ClusterControl’s MongoDB scaling and shards management capabilities.

Sign up below!

Date, Time & Registration

Europe/MEA/APAC

Tuesday, November 15th at 09:00 GMT / 10:00 CET (Germany, France, Sweden)
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North America/LatAm

Tuesday, November 15th at 09:00 Pacific Time (US) / 12:00 Eastern Time (US)
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Agenda

  • What are the differences in read and write scaling with MongoDB
  • Read scaling considerations with MongoDB
  • MongoDB read preference explained
  • How sharding works in MongoDB
  • Adding new shards and balance data
  • How to scale and shard MongoDB using ClusterControl
  • Live Demo

Speaker

Art van Scheppingen is a Senior Support Engineer at Severalnines. He’s a pragmatic database expert with over 16 years experience in web development. He previously worked at Spil Games as Head of Database Engineering, where he kept a broad vision upon the whole database environment: from MySQL to MongoDB, Vertica to Hadoop and from Sphinx Search to SOLR. He regularly presents his work and projects at various conferences (Percona Live, MongoDB Open House, FOSDEM) and related meetups.

We look forward to “seeing” you there!

This session is based upon the experience we have using MongoDB and implementing it for our database infrastructure management solution, ClusterControl. For more details, read through our ‘Become a MongoDB DBA’ blog series.

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