In this episode of Dev.Cast i talk with Will Shulman, CEO & Co-founder of MongoLab, about MongoDB. Why should I choose this database instead of my usual relationshipbased one, such as MS SQL, and much more.

01:23 – The new “NoSQL” database renaissance
07:40 – Distinguishing different database solutions
11:24 – Brief history of MongoDB
21:12 – How large can a MongoDB database get?
22:23 – MongoDB and hardware considerations
25:53 – Advanced enterprise features in MongoDB
27:16 – Replication and high availability implementation
39:00 – Advice for new .NET developers to MongoDB