Technology -> Big Data
Released: 21st March 2013
Publisher: LEWIS PR
London - March 19, 2013 – 10gen, the MongoDB company, today announced the general availability of MongoDB 2.4, the newest release of the agile and scalable document database. New capabilities include Hash-based Sharding, Capped Arrays, Text Search, Geospatial Enhancements and a number of other key features.
In addition, 10gen introduced MongoDB Enterprise as part of a new MongoDB Enterprise subscription level. MongoDB Enterprise contains new monitoring and security features including Kerberos Authentication and Role-based Privileges.
MongoDB 2.4 key features and enhancements include:
MongoDB Enterprise features include:
MongoDB is the open-source, document database popular among developers and IT professionals due to its agile and scalable approach. MongoDB provides a JSON data model with dynamic schemas, extensive driver support, auto-sharding, built-in replication and high availability, full and flexible index support, rich queries, aggregation, in-place updates and GridFS for large file storage.
As one of the most popular new technologies, MongoDB has more than 4 million downloads, 50,000 Online Education registrations, 15,000 MongoDB User Group (MUG) members, 14,000 MongoDB Monitoring Service users and 10,000 attendees at MongoDB global events in 2012.
10gen has more than 600 commercial customers including many of the world’s leading brands, such as Cisco, Craigslist, Disney, EA, eBay, Ericsson, Forbes, Foursquare, Intuit, LexisNexis, McAfee, MTV, Salesforce.com, Shutterfly and Telefonica. Common use cases include operational and analytical big data, content management and delivery, mobile and social infrastructure, user data management and data hub.
"MongoDB 2.4 delivers a rich array of features that users have been asking for, and the number of features and pace of innovation is a testament to our increased engineering team," said Eliot Horowitz, co-founder and CTO of 10gen.
"MongoDB Enterprise is suited to the growing number of large organizations that are adopting MongoDB and responds to their needs related to monitoring and security."
“Interest in MongoDB continues to accelerate based on its ease of use and flexibility for developers,” said Matt Aslett, research director, data management and analytics, 451 Research. “The new operational capabilities delivered in MongoDB 2.4, including new sharding capabilities, simplified capacity planning and security features, will likely drive further adoption as more MongoDB-based applications are deployed into production.”
“10gen has raised the bar on what to expect for quick and easy live database monitoring,” said Harun Yardımcı, Software Architect, eBay. “On-prem monitoring allows us to actively diagnose application issues quickly and easily to improve our MongoDB-powered application’s performance and ultimately provides a superior experience for our customers, which is our top priority.”
10gen is the company behind MongoDB, the leading NoSQL database. MongoDB is the open-source, document database that is reshaping the market due to the popularity of its agile and scalable approach among developers and IT professionals. 10gen leads MongoDB development, supports the large and growing MongoDB community, provides commercial subscriptions including support, and offers consulting and training. Additionally, 10gen provides the free, cloud-based MongoDB Monitoring Service (MMS).
Petra Opelova and Jack Costley
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