MongoDB

Business > IT development > Databases
2011-05-09 21:40:30
NoSQL Databases solution
MongoDB
Best usedIf you need dynamic queries. If you prefer to define indexes, not map/reduce functions. If you need good performance on a big DB. If you wanted CouchDB, but your data changes too much, filling up disks.
Usage exampleFor all things that you would do with MySQL or PostgreSQL, but having predefined columns really holds you back.
Main focusRetains some friendly properties of SQL. (Query, index)
LicenseAGPL (Drivers: Apache)
Projects using it
  • bit.ly
  • diaspora
  • Shutterfly
  • foursquare
  • SourceForge
Technical details
Latest version1.8.1
Release date2011-04-06
Initial release date2009
Transaction supportNo
ReplicationMaster/slave
ProtocolBSON (Binary)
Development languageC++
PlatformsCross-platform
API Language
Additional
Websitehttp://www.mongodb.org/
Wikipediahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/MongoDB
Additional link
  • 2011-04-26 20:34:37
    2011-05-09 21:40:30
  • Databases
    English
  • Public
    Public
  • Creative Commons License CC-BY-SA 3.0 / GNU FDL

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