Past Meetup

Geolocation in MongoDB and Stratosphere Demo- January User Group

Hosted by Silicon Valley Peninsula MongoDB User Group

Public group

This Meetup is past

78 people went

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We'll be hosting our next meetup at Datapipe in San Jose.

Datapipes offices are on the corner of 1st Street and West San Fernando in Suite 101 (entrance is on the corner with a glass entrance). Parking: Datapipe has a large parking garage beneath the building (details below). The Talks

Shashank Tiwari will be discussing Geolocation in MongoDB. This talk illustrates mongoDB's support for geolocation. It explains how these features could be leveraged to build a number of different awesome geolocation sensitive applications. It also discusses the limitations and a few possible extensions. The talk presents examples based on the experiences of using mongoDB to build a geolocation sensitive information discovery app. Shashank Tiwari is a technology entrepreneur, developer, author, and a well-recognized speaker and mentor. He is the founder of WhatNext Labs, (, a division of Treasury of Ideas LLC that builds compelling consumer applications that leverage mobile platforms and semi-structured data. His most recent book is Professional NoSQL (Wiley, 2011)

Tesfalem Gabremariam, Datapipe Cloud Architect will give a demo of Stratosphere, Datapipe's globally available, high-performance managed cloud computing platform. All attendees will receive a $500 credit towards a Stratosphere Cloud Solution.

Parking Information: (located on S. Second Street Side of building)

* Proceed up S. 1st to E. San Fernando St
* Take right onto E. San Fernando St
* Take right onto S. 2nd St
* Take right into under-ground parking
* Take S. 1st Elevator to street level
* Datapipe will provide validation for parking