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The latest major release of MongoDB had several great new features. The most significant among these was the inclusion of pluggable storage engines, and the first official one was WiredTiger. Since its release with MongoDB 3.0, WiredTiger has been getting tinkered on to increase its stability and we here in the dungeons of engineering at ObjectRocket have been turning wrenches on it as well. We are pleased to announce that we are now offering Early Access to WiredTiger as a storage engine option with MongoDB 3.0 in our East Coast and London datacenters, in addition to the default engine, MMAPv1. While other providers maybe a little hesitant to offer you new features...
"In general, Redis is not optimized for maximum security but for maximum performance and simplicity." This statement is taken directly from the Redis.io documentation on Redis and Security. Understanding this first and foremost helps set the stage for a discussion on ObjectRocket Redis functionality as it relates to security.
In our Employee Highlight series, we will introduce you to various ObjectRocket Team Members and this week we have Vanessa Taylor who is our Office Manager, she is responsible for managing facilities and office operations and without her we would be lost.
Do you have a brand new Elasticsearch instance, but all your useful data you'd like to search lives in a CSV file? No problem - Logstash makes turning almost any data into something easily searchable in an Elasticsearch index.