Jason McCay

Articles by Jason McCay

Feature Highlight: maxTimeMS in MongoDB 2.6

It's probably happened to you before -- you have an idea in your head and you want to run an operation against your database…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

Security: MongoHQ Response to OpenSSL "Heartbleed" Vulnerability

The Operations team at MongoHQ has been working diligently, since yesterday, to correct any exposure that our systems had to…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

MongoDB Indexing Best Practices

Going “Best Practice” on any topic is an expansive statement. But, we will give it a go with some high level anti-patterns an…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

MongoDB Atlanta 2013

The MongoHQ Team is in Atlanta today, sponsoring and presenting at MongoDB Atlanta. This conference, in its third year at at…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

Converting Data to Metrics - MongoDB Analytics Part 2

In part one of ”First Steps of an Analytics Platform with MongoDB”, we discussed how to build an efficient logging portion of…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

MongoDB 2.4.1 Maintenance Window Complete

The maintenance window to upgrade MongoDB for all of our shared environments has been completed. Why the forced upgrade? This…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

MongoDB 2.4 & the New Version Selector

Today, 10gen announced the final production release of MongoDB 2.4. As we have talked about in previous blog posts, this rele…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

Experience With CircleCI

We are now using CircleCI to automatically test and deploy our NodeJS services. The business-marketing term for this is “Cont…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

Now Available: $100 SSD Replica Sets, Beta Autoscaling

We’ve been working hard on our underlying database infrastructure for the last several months in silence (mostly). Today, we’…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

MongoDB 2.4.0-rc0 Available on MongoHQ

The future is now! Are you ready to upgrade your staging Replica Set to MongoDB 2.4.0-rc0 in preparation of the 2.4.0 release…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

MongoHQ Teammates Participate in the Mercedes Marathon

This past weekend, Kristine Toone and Dusty Hall competed in the Mercedes Marathon in Birmingham, AL. Kristine completed the…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

Explore MongoDB 2.3 on MongoHQ

There are some interesting and exciting changes coming to MongoDB in the 2.4 production release, including: Full-text search…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

MongoHQ in Silicon Valley for MongoSV 2012!

Once again this year, the team at MongoHQ is excited to sponsor and be a part of 10gen’s 2012 MongoSV Conference. It’s a grea…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

MongoHQ Is Excited to Sponsor Node Knockout 2012

We’re excited to announce that we are sponsoring Node Knockout for its third year! This has really become the event for showc…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay

Monitoring the Weather Situation With Hurricane Sandy

We want to provide a brief update on status as Hurricane Sandy impacts the eastern coast of the United States, where a large…

Jason McCay
Jason McCay