The Line Up
AWS re:Invent kicks off tomorrow in Las Vegas. Tuesday starts with Hackathon and Gameday events. Wednesday through Friday is anything but standard conference presentations, with an impressive lineup of world class industry experts that include: Stephan Orban, Global CTO of Dow Jones; Mike Curtis, VP of Engineering at Airbnb; and Dr. Werner Vogels, CTO of Amazon Web Services.
The talk we anticipate bringing the heat is PetaMongo: A Petabyte Database for as Little as $200. Miles Ward from AWS and Christopher Biow from MongoDB will demonstrate the creation and teardown of a petabyte-scale multiregion MongoDB NoSQL database cluster using Amazon EC2 Spot Instances, for as little as $200 in total AWS cost.
Coffee Shop Hours
We are having Coffee Shop & Office hours with partners at re:Invent. Find us at the following locations and times for any questions about MongoDB:
Wednesday 9am - 12pm: We will be over at the Engine Yard Booth, answering all your MongoDB questions.
Wednesday 4pm - 5:30pm: We team up with MongoDB, Inc at Café Presse for questions and coffee. Get your questions answered about MongoDB use-cases and optimization from MongoDB experts.
Wednesday 11am - 12pm: MongoDB, Inc encore session at Café Presse for questions and coffee.
We'll be giving away a Fitbit Force, just bring along your business card (or even just a piece of paper with your name on it!) to enter.
In between coffee shop hours, we will attend the different sessions at re:Invent. Say "hello" if you see us!