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Published by John Potocny, Ewen Fortune, and Alex Slotnick on Sep 6, 2017 11:02:05 AM

The Basics of Sharding in MongoDB

Sharding is a mechanism widely used in today's most popular database systems, an effective way to divide, categorize, and organize data into manageable chunks. In some database types, such as MySQL, the use of sharding is an architectural decision, while in other databases, such as MongoDB, sharding is a fully supported, native feature. If effectively used, it can play a role in scaling a system effectively to meet organizational or business demands.

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