Eric Redmond

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Connect to MongoHQ

In the first of many posts to simplify connecting to MongoHQ, we’re providing sample code for many programming languages, fra…

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Eric Redmond

Some MongoHQ Screenshots

I planned to write a long, drawn out post about MongoHQ’s new webapp design that we’re rolling out to select customers today.…

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Eric Redmond

APIs Are Beautiful Things

A good design keeps end-users in mind to craft a first-rate user experience (UX): straightforward workflow, clutter reduction…

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Eric Redmond

MongoHQ European Invasion

MongoHQ is preparing to span the globe and, like all domination plans, it begins with Europe. We have for quite some time ded…

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Eric Redmond

MongoHQ on AppFog

After months of coordination and rumors, today I’m happy to announce that MongoHQ is a supported add-on for AppFog (you may b…

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Eric Redmond

MongoDB 2.0 Upgrade

We’ve spent the past few weeks diligently upgrading many of our databases to Mongo 2.0. The big news is that next we are upgr…

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Eric Redmond

MongoDB Cost Breakdown

No conversation about hosted MongoDB can be complete without someone bringing up cost. Though generally not a software team’s…

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Eric Redmond

Mongo in San Francisco

If you missed us in Seattle, most the MongoHQ team will be in San Francisco for the largest MongoDB conference ever. Seven tr…

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Eric Redmond

Hello Seattle

Jason and Eric will be holding a 30 minute session divulging all of our hitherto secret information on how to index properly.…

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Eric Redmond

A Lot Going On

Although MongoHQ has been around for nearly two years, our focus has been entirely on building amazing infrastuctures, depend…

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Eric Redmond

Ruby Midwest Conference & MongoHQ

If any of you Ruby folks happen to be near Kansas City this weekend, check out the Ruby Midwest Conference. MongoHQ will be r…

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Eric Redmond

Introduction to Cloud9 & MongoDB

If you are not familiar, Cloud9 is a fully online editor plus PaaS (platform as a service) for building node.js projects. The…

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Eric Redmond