David Mytton

David Mytton
Founder, Server Density

Website | @davidmytton

  • PHP/Python programmer for 10 years.
  • Founder of http://www.serverdensity.com a hosted server monitoring service.
  • Built the original code and server infrastructure behind the application which is now processing over 1bn documents (7TB data) each month.
  • Use MongoDB extensively as our primary data store, deployed across 50 servers on the Terremark Enterprise Cloud.
  • Spoken about MongoDB at multiple conferences including MongoUK 2010, MongoSV 2010, MongoUK 2011, MongoSF 2011, HN London May 2011 and Cassandra London July 2011. I run the London MongoDB User Group.


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Location: Hall 1 B/C Level:
David Mytton (Server Density)
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NoSQL databases are gaining in popularity with many developers running test projects, but how do they perform in the real world and what are the operations guidelines for deployment at scale? This talk is a detailed look at the performance characteristics of MongoDB, Cassandra and CouchDB. Read more.


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