Installing and starting MongoDB
Installing Mongo DB is much easier than most RDBMS as it's just a matter of unzipping the archived database and, if necessary, configure a new path for data storage. Let's look at the installation for different operating system architectures.
Installing MongoDB on Windows
For installing MongoDB on Windows, perform the following steps:
- Download the latest stable release of MongoDB from http://www.mongodb.org/downloads. (At the time of writing, the latest stable release is 3.0.3, which is available as Microsoft Installer or as a ZIP file). Ensure you download the correct version of MongoDB for your Windows system.
- Execute the MSI Installer, or if you have downloaded MongoDB as a ZIP file, simply extract the downloaded ...