Articles in replica set

Support Desk: Keeping MongoDB Live

We've noticed that a number of customers are not making the best use of the high availability features of Compose's MongoDB deployments. As these features can see you through maintenance without downtime, we thought it was time for a refresher on ho…

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How We Do It: Backups

We've talked about how you can produce backups on-demand both manually and using the API, but what happens behind the curtain at Compose to make it so easy and how do we take a consistent backup without stopping your database? For our MongoDB elastic…

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Announcing MongoHQ Replica Set Plans

Behind the scenes, for a couple of months now, we have been beta testing some of the great new features of MongoDB 1.8 with a few of our customers. Now, we are excited to announce that we offer high-availability multi-node replica set plans on the Mo…

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