A three-part series on the rise and fall of MongoDB within startups published in 2017.
NoSQL databases were the future. MongoDB was the database for “modern” web engineers and used by countless startups. What happened?
MongoDB got rave reviews for its usability. But other features mattered too when choosing a database for a growing startup.
Countless NoSQL databases competed to be the database of choice. MongoDB’s marketing strategy helped it become the winner.
Additional Reading: Notes from my Research and Select Excerpts