Great gem on the comments of an article about MongoDB being broken. Thanks to my colleague Iain Finlayson for spotting this. Also in this post is a link to a fantastically detailed, independent blog post on why MongoDB is broken by design.
By 10gen employee, Matt Asay:-
” I work for 10gen because MongoDB is an excellent, though not perfect, database.
I’m not arguing that MongoDB is perfect: it isn’t….
Are we done improving scalability? Of course not.
MongoDB is not perfect.
For the full scoop on why MongoDB is broken by design: http://hackingdistributed.com/2013/01/29/mongo-ft/