MongoDB Use Case: Sharding vs Replication

In this set of scenarios we will explore the difference between MongoDB sharding and replication, and explain when each is the most appropriate solution. Both replication and sharding are forms of horizontal scaling to create a high availability (HA) setup. [...]  

Use Case: Redis vs MongoDB

Both Redis and MongoDB are popular, high-performance "NoSQL" alternatives to a traditional relational database like MySQL. These use cases explore the difference between them. Learn the advantages and disadvantages of each, and find more information on which one will best suit your project. [...]  


Use cases for MongoDB, a free, open-source document-oriented database which stores data in JSON-like documents with a flexible schema. This "NoSQL" database is a popular alternative to traditional relational databases like MySQL. [...]  

Redis Use Case: Redis Cluster

Read use cases for Redis Cluster. Redis is an open-source data structure store which is ideally suited for use as a NoSQL database solution, cache, and message queue. Using Redis Cluster allows the Redis deployment to be spread across multiple servers. [...]  

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