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An Overview of Database Indexing for MongoDB

This blog provides an overview of MongoDB NoSQL Database Indexing, how to create them and measure performance.

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Key Things to Monitor in MongoDB

This blog provides an overview of the top things you should keep an eye on when managing a MongoDB database deployment.

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New Webinar: How to Measure Database Availability

Join us on April 24th for Part 2 of our database high availability webinar special. In this session we will focus on how to measure database availability. It is notoriously hard to measure and report on, although it is an important KPI in any SLA between you and your customers. We will discuss the different factors that affect database availability and see how you can measure your database availability in a realistic way.

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Webinar Replay: How to Design Open Source Databases for High Availability

Watch this webinar replay on how to design open source databases for high availability. From discussing high availability concepts through to failover or switch over mechanisms, we cover all the need-to-know information when it comes to building highly available database infrastructures.

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Updated: Become a ClusterControl DBA: Managing your Database Configurations

Learn about how to manage, alter and template your database configurations in ClusterControl for MySQL, MongoDB & PostgreSQL.

Updated: Become a ClusterControl DBA - Deploying your Databases and Clusters

Many of our users speak highly of our product ClusterControl, especially how easy it is to install the software package. Installing new software is one thing, but using it properly is another. We all are impatient to test new software and would rather like to toy around in a new exciting application than to read documentation up front. That is a bit unfortunate as you may miss the most important features or find out the way of doing things yourself instead of reading how to do things the easy way.

New Whitepaper: How to Automate and Manage MongoDB with ClusterControl

This white paper reviews the challenges involved in managing MongoDB at scale and introduces mitigating features of ClusterControl. As a best of breed database management solution, ClusterControl brings consistency and reliability to your database environment, and simplifies your database operations at scale.

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How to Secure Your Open Source Databases with ClusterControl

This blog post dives into ClusterControl's features which are built to assist administrators to have a secured database setup in production environment.

MongoDB Security - Resources to Keep NoSQL DBs Secure

This blog lists our best MongoDB security resources to ensure your NoSQL deployments are safe and secure.

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Announcing ClusterControl 1.5.1 - Featuring Backup Encryption for MySQL, MongoDB & PostgreSQL

Announcing the 1.5.1 release of ClusterControl, which features encryption of backups for MySQL, MongoDB and PostgreSQL, a new topology viewer, support for MongoDB 3.4, several user experience improvements and more!