Welcome to the first official Austin MongoDB User Group meeting! Kenny Gorman, Founder and Chief Architect of ObjectRocket (just acquired by Rackspace) will be presenting. Here's the subject:
Scaling MongoDB; Sharding into and beyond the multi-terrabyte range.
Kenny Gorman will present on lessons learned, key concepts, gotchas, design and architecture for scaling large systems through the mongodb sharding mechanism. He will cover key advanced concepts in MongoDB sharding, and how to use it most effectively in the real world. Including finding good shard keys, managing the balancer, monitoring clusters, and performance management.