MongoDB Essentials - Understand the Basics of MongoDB

An introduction and overview of MongoDB as a NoSQL database solution.
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MongoDB Essentials - Understand the Basics of MongoDB
Rating: 4.1 out of 5 (7,229 ratings)
86,162 students
Install MongoDB
Run MongoDB Locally
Learn how to use both Documents and Collections
Understand terminal commands for managing the database
Be able to execute CRUD (create, read, update, delete) functions within mongo shell
Understand what types of data can be saved to a MongoDB database
Know how to execute commands to query for specific documents in the mongo shell

Requirements

  • How to access your Terminal window
  • Have a Text Editor installed
Description

This is a beginners level course to understanding the basics of what mongoDB is.

The intention of this course is to provide a foundation for working with mongoDB so that you can start developing applications that require a database storage.

In this course we will cover:

  • How to install mongoDB.
  • How to create new collections that store documents.
  • You'll learn about the most used mongo shell commands to manage your documents.
  • We'll cover the different types of data that can be stored.
  • You will gain confidence in how to Create, Read, Update and Delete data.
  • Learn how to build models for the database in code using Mongoose Schemas.
  • Learn how to query for specific data your looking for using $in.

Course Format:

You will be presented with slides and command line examples. This will help you to learn how to use local instances of mongoDB.

There will be a quiz at the end to help reinforce what you've learned.

Who this course is for:
  • This course is intended for those not already familiar with NoSQL or MongoDB. No previous programming experience is required.
Course content
4 sections • 10 lectures • 32m total length
  • Introduction
    01:27
  • MongoDB Basics
    02:51
  • Documents vs Collections
    01:15
  • Install MongoDB
    04:25
  • Commands in MongoDB - Part 1
    01:22
  • Commands in MongoDB - Part 2
    08:33
  • Commands in MongoDB - Part 3
    01:03
  • Data Types
    02:10
  • Query Data
    09:15
  • Test Your Knowledge
    6 questions
  • BONUS Lecture: Coupon Codes and Links
    00:23

Instructor
Software Developer
Patrick Schroeder
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