YouGov explains the secret of scalability with MongoDB

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'Scale up before you scale out', advises executive technical director Jason R. Coombs

The polling and research agency YouGov, which collects consumer and political data in Europe, the US and Asia, was an early adopter of NoSQL database MongoDB. Executive technical director Jason ...

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