MongoDB Valuable Features
We are actually taking MongoDB as serious database tech. It has visible benefits, actually, in terms of price of ownership if you compare it to, for example, Oracle. When we have some processes which really don't need Oracle, we use MongoDB as the first option to see if it wouldn't be cheaper to leverage.View full review »
Senior Associate at a financial services firm with 10,001+ employees
The most valuable feature of the solution is the ability to easily store documentation regarding structures.
We can easily connect to MongoDB and search without transformation, without joining. If we want to use a simple search it's really fast.
The initial setup isn't really that complex.
The solution is pretty stable overall.
Senior DBA & IT Consultant at MA Consulting
I like that MongoDB has a free version. You can also buy the enterprise edition, which is cheaper than Oracle.View full review »
Data Engineer | Full Stack Developer at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
I like the schemaless architecture that it follows. I also like the sharding that it provides.View full review »
Senior Software Engineer at a tech services company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Head of Department at a transportation company with 10,001+ employees
MongoDB is the best choice for us when we want to store NoSQL-type data.
The clustering is very good. It allows us to have high availability.
The performance is good.View full review »
IT Manager at a insurance company with 10,001+ employees
It stores historical data with ease. For example, if you are a healthcare member, then you will have multiple records of visits to the doctors. To store such data in Oracle Database, you have to create many records. You might also have duplication problems because your records are going in again and again, because of which the data warehouse and the maintenance cost will be huge. MongoDB is comparatively lightweight. It is a JSON extract. Once you define a schema and extract it, you can push all the relationships in any way you want. It is easier to define and get different types of transactions into MongoDB. It is also easier to set it up as compared to other solutions.
MongoDB is a NoSQL database, which means it is a document DB in which you can store documents that you created in BSON. It is pretty fast in response. It is faster than relational databases because it does not define any primary keys, secondary keys, tertiary keys, and all those kinds of things.View full review »
In our case, it is most important to have redundancy. It supports a replica set and it allows us to use mutual TLS for authentications with the certificates.
The documentation is useful.View full review »
CEO at a tech services company with 201-500 employees
MongoDB is relatively fast compared to relational databases. The files are stored in XML format, which is a stable format.
MongoDB is also great for managing logs.
Databases provide the data and any software can access those databases as per the access protocol — the database itself provides the data.
You can have the same database in multiple geographic locations. You can update it from different locations and the other locations also get updated. In that way, it is a good product. Very good.View full review »
Technical Content Writer at a computer software company with 51-200 employees
The solution's most valuable aspect is its ability to store and fetch. Both the processes are easy with this tool. Patching and sewing are simple.
The solution is stable.
We've found the product to be scalable.
The initial setup is pretty straightforward.View full review »
Product Engineer 2 at a logistics company with 501-1,000 employees
It is convenient to use because we can do manipulations with the JSON data that we get. There are also a lot of joins and associations with MongoDB, which makes it easy to use for us.
There is also a lot of transaction-related support from MongoDB.View full review »
Projects Manager at Emery Investments
I think that MongoDB isn't too structured, and that's good for our technical team because they are able to search through the database better than if they are using SQL Server.
The most valuable features of MongoDB are the variety of translations available and the ability to deploy it on the cloud is useful. The cloud users can access the data, work on the data, and if they want to import or manipulate some data they can.View full review »
Senior Architect at a computer software company with 10,001+ employees
One of the most valuable features is the ability to Text Search can be used anywhere and anytime.View full review »
Group CEO at Mmusi Group
MongoDB is cool. There is a difference between relational databases and newer databases like MongoDB. MongoDB is scalable and fast.View full review »
MongoDB is scalable and stable. The initial setup is very easy, and deployment and maintenance can be done by one person.View full review »
Senior Database Administrator Engineer at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
It is very easy to create a MongoDB cluster. You can deploy three nodes in one hour.
You can do small configurations to enable routing. It is easy to implement.View full review »
I'm a developer, so I use it only in development. I'm not an IT professional or upper level guy. It is really a pretty easy product to use. It's very reliable, it's proven.View full review »
Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) at a computer software company with 11-50 employees
In general, I am satisfied with this solution.
MongoDB is fast and efficient.View full review »
Director at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
Its flexibility, and cost. It is reasonably priced.View full review »
Head Channel and Capacity at a computer software company with 201-500 employees
One of the most valuable features of MongoDB is it is Its open source.View full review »
The solution is user-friendly with a good object retrieval feature. There are no joins, queries are fast and the product provides helpful drivers. I like the abstraction layers.View full review »
CEO at WilCom Systems Ltd
The most valuable features of MongoDB are we have a lot of documentation and SQL-based applications that run on it.View full review »
Solutions Architect at a tech services company with 1,001-5,000 employees
I like the document storage feature. It's pretty simple. I also like the distribution of databases. It's easier to put information about my users.View full review »
CTO at a tech services company with 11-50 employees
I like its performance and the stability. It's very stable and, performance-wise, it's really great.View full review »
Software Engineer at a retailer with 10,001+ employees
It is easy to set up.View full review »
It is easy to use.
MongoDB is really tough when it starts.View full review »
MongoDB is flexible and it allows other applications to be added.View full review »