SOURCE: 10gen


September 04, 2012 08:00 ET

Startups and Enterprises to Converge at MongoDB Seattle on Sept. 14, 2012

10gen's Annual NoSQL Event Will Draw Major Talent From Vibrant Local Tech Community; Showcase Your Startup in a 15-Minute Lightning Talk

NEW YORK, NY and PALO ALTO, CA--(Marketwire - Sep 4, 2012) - 10gen, the MongoDB Company, is accepting lightning talk proposals for its annual Seattle-area customer, partner and developer one-day conference. MongoDB Seattle takes place on September 14 at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center and attracts attendance from the area's vibrant technology community. For the first time, 10gen will offer two in-depth, hands-on MongoDB workshops the day before on September 13.

10gen anticipates record attendance numbers at this year's conference. Attendees will benefit from new presentation topics such as Concurrency Internals in MongoDB 2.2; Improved Analytics with MongoDB; Deployment Preparedness; and Strategies for Multi-data Center Deployment.

Click to Tweet: Calling all Startups! Sign up today for a lightning talk at #MongoSeattle on 9/14


Who: Keynote to be delivered by Dan Pasette, engineering manager at 10gen, and Product Roadmap to be delivered by Paul Pedersen, deputy CTO at 10gen. For a complete list of speakers and their bios, please visit
When: Friday, September 14, 2012, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:20 p.m. PT. After party at Tavern Law from 5:20 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. PT
Where: Bell Harbor Conference Center, 2211 Alaskan Way, Pier 66, Seattle, Washington 98121
Call for Speakers: Submit for a lightning talk; deadline is September 6, 2012

What: Two in-depth, hands-on MongoDB workshops -- 'Schema Design and Architecture' & 'Operations Hands On'
When: Workshops are offered in both the morning (9:00 a.m. to12:30 p.m. PT) and afternoon session (1:30 p.m. to5:00 p.m. PT)
Where: Bell Harbor Conference Center, 2211 Alaskan Way, Pier 66, Seattle, Washington 98121
Price: $350 per session. Note that workshop tickets include free admission to MongoDB Seattle on September 14

For more details about the conference, please visit

MongoDB is the leading NoSQL database helping more than one hundred thousand users quickly and easily code, scale and operate applications. The NoSQL database bridges the gap between RDBMS and key-value stores -- instead of storing data in tables and rows, MongoDB stores data in documents with dynamic schemas.

About 10gen
10gen is the company behind MongoDB, the leading NOSQL database. 10gen leads development, builds community, and provides commercial services. MongoDB is an open source document-oriented database helping tens of thousands of companies quickly and easily deliver, scale, and operate applications. Founded by DoubleClick's Dwight Merriman and Eliot Horowitz and led by seasoned technologists, 10gen is funded by Flybridge Capital Partners, NEA, Sequoia Capital and Union Square Ventures. 10gen global customers include 02, Craigslist, Disney, eBay, Forbes, foursquare, Intuit, Shutterfly, Telefonica, UK Government Digital Services, and over 500 others. 10gen has dual headquarters in New York and Palo Alto with offices in Dublin, London, and Sydney. For more information, visit or Follow us on Twitter at @MongoDB and @10gen.

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