Category: Atlas

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

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.

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...

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)

New Stuff in Atlas!

As of this writing (17 August): MongoDB 4.4.0 is now available for M10+ dedicated clusters Cloud Backup on Azure will be less expensive going forward because of incremental snapshots Low-CPU cluster options now available on Azure Projects leveraging AWS KMS,...

New Atlas Features for May!

Straight from the changelog: New! Cross-Org Billing for customers on annual subscriptions Default for new Atlas cluster deployments will now be TLS 1.2 (was TLS 1.1) Atlas Search adds support for geospatial search queries and autocomplete features

Manage MongoDB Atlas Database Secrets in HashiCorp Vault

HashiCorp Vault plus MongoDB Atlas. A huge win for enterprises (including one of my customers that was an Early Access user, and is planning for its use across their Atlas applications).

Charts and Visualization of Coronavirus

Effective visualization of data becomes more and more important as the sheer volume and variety of data increases. To this point, MongoDB employees recently created Atlas Charts-based dashboards to track key metrics in the Coronavirus outbreak of 2020. Check out...

MongoDB 4.2 Now Available on the Atlas Free Tier We’re happy to announce that you can now evaluate the latest version for free, with all operations fully-managed for you, on the MongoDB Atlas free tier. Get all the new 4.2 goodness in M0 free Clusters!