For the last 3 decades relational databases have ruled the development landscape. Whenever a developer needed to store significant amounts of data they turned to their trusty RDBMS. However, like everything in the development world, the reign of the RDBMS is being threatened by a new set of database leaders shouting the NoSQL mantra. MongoDB is one of the leaders on the frontline of the NoSQL revolution, and it is quickly gaining a large following and challenging relational databases for control of the cloud.
This presentation was given at ThatConference.com 2014