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MongoDB Chain Replication Basics

This blog provides a high level introduction to chain replication for MongoDB.

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Updated: Become a ClusterControl DBA: Safeguarding your Data

So now that you have your databases up and running and highly available, how do you ensure that you have backups of your data? You can use backups for multiple things: disaster recovery, to provide production data to test against development or even to provision a slave node. This last case is already covered by ClusterControl. When you add a new (replica) node to your replication setup, ClusterControl will make a backup/snapshot of the master node and use it to build the replica. 

How to Go Into Production With MongoDB - Top Ten Tips

Check out some of these top tips for going into production with MongoDB from selecting deployment options through to monitoring solutions.

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Watch the Webinar Replay: How to Measure Database Availability

Watch Part 2 of our database high availability webinar special. In this session we 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 discuss the different factors that affect database availability and see how one can measure database availability in a realistic way.

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Announcing ClusterControl 1.6 - automation and management of open source databases in the cloud

You can now deploy MySQL, MariaDB, MongoDB and PostgreSQL clusters in the cloud. ClusterControl now supports deployments of your databases on AWS, Azure and Google Cloud. This blog provides an overview of the new features in the ClusterControl 1.6 release.

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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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.

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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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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Our Most Popular Database Blog Posts in 2017

These are the most popular Severalnines Open Source Database blogs from 2017.

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