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A Little Project of Mine…

A little COVID side project for the benefit of my extended family, based on MongoDB Atlas/Charts. Updated: New charts, new location, new data source. Based on data from covidactnow.org. https://charts.mongodb.com/charts-eric-reid-tytki/public/dashboards/10df5afc-7f94-4590-9387-14c780358a92

“Flex Consulting” Comes to MongoDB

MongoDB now gives customers more options to take advantage of our world-class Consulting offerings! I would never dare say “Only pay for what you need”, because there are some flightless birds who already own that phrase, but you get the...

Picking Up The Cadence…

MongoDB moves to a quarterly release cycle with MongoDB 5.0 next year. More goodness, more frequently. And note this does (as always) include MongoDB Community! https://www.mongodb.com/blog/post/new-quarterly-releases-starting-with-mongodb-5-0

Multi-Cloud Clusters in Atlas

This is a big one. MongoDB today announces that multi-cloud clusters are generally available on MongoDB Atlas! We are the first major cloud-based database to offer this capability. https://www.mongodb.com/blog/post/introducing-multicloud-clusters-on-mongodb-atlas

Latest Atlas Goodness

This week’s Atlas release includes: 1) Azure Private Link w/ Atlas Private Endpoints   — This will allow for a “one-way” private connection between Azure and Atlas VNets; some customers prefer this as a more secure way to avoid extending their...

Cheat Sheet!

The good folks over in the MongoDB Developer Community today published a cheat sheet of basic MongoDB operations. Perfect for that MongoDB Hitchhiker looking to get started! https://developer.mongodb.com/quickstart/cheat-sheet

Virtual Public Training is Live!

My org, MongoDB Professional Services, has recently launched a set of virtual public training classes. We are also revamping all of our instructor-led training offerings to make them more intensive and workshop-oriented with focus on developing not just knowledge, but...

24 GCP Regions in Atlas

The newest Atlas regions on Google Cloud are — Salt Lake City, Utah, USA (us-west3) Las Vegas, Nevada, USA (us-west4) Jakarta, Indonesia (asia-southeast2) https://www.mongodb.com/blog/post/mongodb-atlas-is-now-available-in-24-google-cloud-regions

All in With Swift

Commensurate with the release of MongoDB 4.4, MongoDB announced a fully-supported driver for the Swift language. In the interview below, Rachelle Palmer, Senior Product Manager for MongoDB Drivers sat down with Kaitlin Mahar, Lead Engineer for the Swift and Rust drivers to discuss some of the...

Ops Manager 4.0 EOLs Next Week

If you are a MongoDB, Inc. customer and using Ops Manager 4.0 as part of your MongoDB Enterprise subscription, remember that Ops Manager 4.0 goes out of support at the end of this month. That’s one week from today. Upgrading...