Tag Archives: MongoDB

Google Maps API data management

Post by Luke Bredeson

When using the Google Maps API, there are some challenges you can encounter with large datasets. ┬áNot only can the server-side queries and browser rendering be time consuming, but there are also visual concerns. Beware of too many markers If … Continue reading

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Using MongoMapper to run MapReduce jobs

Post by Luke Bredeson

Background When using relational databases, we sometimes take for granted certain operations that appear to be missing in “NoSQL” databases like MongoDB, such as the ability to group data and run aggregate functions in SQL, like sum, max, etc. These … Continue reading

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