Secure MongoDB Deployment on Amazon AWS

Secure MongoDB Deployment on Amazon AWS
Last week, one of my customers asked for architecture recommendations to securely deploy production MongoDB instances on Amazon EC2/AWS. This got me thinking about the topic and this blog post is the result. Far too many companies expose their production MongoDB databases on the internet when there...


Automatic MongoDB Backup

Automatic MongoDB Backup
ScaleGrid now allows you to set up automatic recurring backups for your MongoDB standalone instances, replicas and shards. When you click the backup button in the main console, you're presented with two options: On-Demand Backups On-demand backups can be used to backup your MongoDB...


MongoDB Database and Collection Stats

MongoDB Database and Collection Stats
The ScaleGrid console provides an easy and convenient mechanism to view statistics for your MongoDB databases, collections and indexes. Click on the "stats" button in the details tab of your cluster to bring up the statistics view. If you are interested in a raw view of the statistics data,...



Getting Started with Python and MongoDB

Getting Started with Python and MongoDB
ScaleGrid is a MongoDB management solution for public and private clouds. MongoDB (from "humongous") is a scalable, high-performance, open source NoSQL database by 10gen. ScaleGrid helps you provision, configure high availability and disaster recovery, deprovision, monitor, upgrade, clone,...

Getting Started with PHP and MongoDB

Getting Started with PHP and MongoDB
ScaleGrid is a MongoDB management solution for public clouds. MongoDB (from "humongous") is a scalable, high-performance, open source NoSQL database by 10gen. ScaleGrid will help you provision, configure high availability and disaster recovery, deprovision, monitor, upgrade, clone, backup and...