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Learn
  • Install and start MongoDB in no time
  • Import data into the database
  • Discover various query operators that can be put to use to write powerful queries
  • Insert, update, and delete data in the collections
  • Discover schema design concepts and basic query level performance tuning
  • Use the aggregation framework to perform aggregation operations
  • Utilize MapReduce support in Mongo
About

MongoDB is a high-performance and feature-rich Document Orientated Database. This popular, highly scalableNoSQL database is used to power some of the world's most used applications and websites.

MongoDB Starter is designed to get you working with MongoDB as quickly as possible. Starting with the installation and setup, we quickly show you how to start importing your data into the database. Furthermore, you will learn about CRUD operations in MongoDB, its Map Reduce support, schema design, and performance tuning operations.

After successfully installing and setting up MongoDB, you will be introduced to important configuration parameters and the terminologies used in the Mongo world and their equivalent in the relational world. You will learn how to import data into the database and connect to the MongoDB from the Mongo shell and execute some queries. We will then move on to advanced topics such as performing insert, update and upsert(update + insert) operations, executing advanced queries, schema design concepts, and creating indexes for performance. MongoDB Starter finishes with a look at the new aggregation framework, Map Reduce operations, and how to bulk import and export data.

Features
  • Learn something new in an Instant! A short, fast, focused guide delivering immediate results
  • Query in MongoDB from the Mongo shell
  • Learn about the aggregation framework and Map Reduce support in Mongo
  • Tips and tricks for schema designing and how to develop high performance applications using MongoDB
Page Count 72
Course Length 2 hours 9 minutes
ISBN 9781782169710
Date Of Publication 25 Jul 2013

Authors

Amol Nayak

Amol Nayak is a MongoDB certified developer and has been working as a developer for over 8 years. He is currently employed with a leading financial data provider, working on cutting-edge technologies. He has used MongoDB as a database for various systems at his current and previous workplaces to support enormous data volumes. He is an open source enthusiast and supports it by contributing to open source frameworks and promoting them. He has made contributions to the Spring Integration project, and his contributions are the adapters for JPA, XQuery, MongoDB, Push notifications to mobile devices, and Amazon Web Services (AWS). He has also made some contributions to the Spring Data MongoDB project. Apart from technology, he is passionate about motor sports and is a race official at Buddh International Circuit, India, for various motor sports events. Earlier, he was the author of Instant MongoDB, Packt Publishing.