Adding MongoDB

In the body of the method, we get our first glimpse of the integration with MongoDB. To make this compile, we need to add a dependency on the MongoDB Java Driver:


MongoDB deals with documents, so we need to convert our domain model to a Document, which we accomplish via a method on our model class. We haven't looked at the details of the Note class, so let's do that now:

 public class Note { private String id; private String userId; private String title; private String body; private LocalDateTime created =; private LocalDateTime modified = null; // Getters, setters and some constructors ...

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