In the Adding a MongoDB cartridge to your application recipe, you learned how to access a MongoDB database by performing an SSH into the application gear. In this recipe, you will learn how to connect with the MongoDB database from your local machine.
To complete this recipe, you will need an application with a MongoDB cartridge. Refer to the Adding a MongoDB cartridge to your application recipe in this chapter to learn how to add a MongoDB cartridge. Also, you will need the
mongo command-line client on your machine. You can download the MongoDB database from the official website at http://www.mongodb.org/downloads/.
Perform the following steps to connect to a MongoDB ...