So let us give onto Mongo what is clearly its: it’s mature software
with a large install base. If it loses data, it’ll likely do so
because of a deliberate design decision, rather than a bug. It’s
easy to find Mongo hosting and it’s relatively easy to find people
who are experienced with it. So if all your data is really of equal
and low value, and you can afford to lose some of it, and your app’s
needs are unlikely to grow, then MongoDB can be a fine pick for your
This blog is called myNoSQL and it is written by me, Alex Popescu, a software architect with a passion for open source and communities.
It records my readings, learnings, and opinions on NoSQL databases, polyglot persistence, and distributed systems -- subjects that I'm passionate about.
The opinions expressed here are my own, and no other party necessarily agrees with them.
If you feel I'm biased, I probably am.