MongoDB is the leading NoSQL database. It is an open-source document database that features:
-JSON data model with dynamic schemas
-Built-in replication and high availability
-Auto-sharding for horizontal scalability
-Aggregation framework and MapReduce
-Native driver support for multiple languages
In this session, Sridhar will provide an introduction to 10Gen, MongoDB and its driver. This will be followed by a hands-on lab that will cover
-Working with the MongoDB shell
-Creating a Replica Set
We will end with a demo on deploying MongoDB to Windows Azure Cloud Services (PaaS) and Windows Azure Virtual Machines (IaaS).
Sridhar Nanjundeswaran is the lead engineer for the MongoDB on Windows Azure projects at 10Gen. Previously he was a software engineering lead at Microsoft where he was responsible for the development and support of its IPTV scalability testing product. Prior to Microsoft, Sridhar has held software management and development positions at Seven Networks and Oracle.