An Introduction To MongoDB

September 29, 2012


Next up, after GitHub and Bootstrap, in the session I presented last month during a company trip, is MongoDB.

MongoDB is a NoSQL database, instead of storing data in tables, it stores structured data in JSON-like documents, also known as BSON (Binary JSON).

This article isn’t about NoSQL, it just shows you how you can quickly set up MongoDB and work with it in a .NET environment. Let’s walk through the necessary steps to get MongoDB up and running.

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