MongoDB workshop I: get started

Chinese food will be served in the event. Your $5 is collected for dinner.


To help you get familiar with MongoDB commands. 

Speakers' Bio:
Kannan and Roman are Data Science enthusiasts who are constantly expanding their expertise by attending technology-related meetups in New York City, and as students of online courses at Coursera and Udacity.

Kannan works as a software developer in Weitz & Luxenberg, programming in .NET, SQL Server, PHP, and MySQL. He loves machine learning, and is currently learning Python, Java, and Hadoop.

Roman has worked in marketing, data analytics and statistical modeling roles in American Express, Citicards,, and He currently works in Verizon Wireless.

Preparation: Please have MongoDB and RoboMongo installed on your computer.
MongoDB installation
RoboMongo installation

1. Intro: An overview of databases and MongoDB. 
2. Deep dive: Walk through with examples.
3. Hack time: Instructors will go around and help people with their tasks or answer specific questions for them.

MongoDB operations: Create, Read, Update, Delete, Aggregation
MongoDB, NoSQL and Relational Databases
Administration: Replication and sharding in MongoDB

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  • Felix

    Great! Meetup! Great and attentive Hostess. Sorry I had to leave emergency!!!!! Looking forward to the next.

    February 11

  • Shangxuan Vivian Zhang

    February 11

  • Shangxuan Vivian Zhang

    MongoDB wants to invite you all to attend MongoDB World, the largest gathering of the global MongoDB Community. Hear how leaders in the MongoDB ecosystem are building the next generation of applications with MongoDB with over 80 talks from MongoDB engineers and users including Cisco, Carfax, Stripe and more. Register now, and use the code mug15 for a 15% discount on tickets. Register Now!

    February 11

  • David S Opoku

    Thanks for a great workshop today.

    February 10

  • Shangxuan Vivian Zhang

    Everything is under, sign up for newsletter and you will get new learning material each week.

    February 10

  • Jaiyaramakrishnan Mahendran

    Great work Robert & kannan, looking for next workshop

    February 10

  • Shangxuan Vivian Zhang

    Chinese food will be served in the event. Your $5 is collected for dinner.

    February 10

  • Shameer K

    Not able to sign up using meetup app, can I still show up at the event ?

    February 10

  • Angus Vincent Wllliams

    Hi, Vivian i am interested in attending this meetup, do put me on the RSVP list, per our previous arrangement. If my schedule changes for this date i will inform you.

    Is there any suggested preparation material.

    January 18

  • Michael

    just wanna make sure - does the venue have places to plug your laptops?

    February 6

  • Candida Haynes

    I'm so glad I can make this!

    February 10

  • A former member
    A former member

    Do we need a code to get in the door? Or can we just come in, make our way to the 15th floor, and look for signs for Thoughtworks?

    February 10

  • Bilal Muhammad

    Was the title meant to be "MongoDB"?

    January 10

  • A former member
    A former member

    Do I need to know any specific programming languages or have database experience for this?

    February 2

    • Roman Kubiak

      Kerry, no programming or dbase knowledge is required. Please instal MongoDB to be able to actively participate in the workshop.

      February 2

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