Michael Dirolf

Michael Dirolf

MongoDB developer

  • @mdirolf

Albany, New York

Areas of Expertise:

  • mongodb
  • nosql
  • speaking
  • writing
Mike Dirolf is a Software Engineer at 10gen, where he works on the MongoDB project. He mainly works on client drivers for Python and Ruby, but also takes time out to talk about MongoDB - he has presented at EuroPython, Strange Loop Conf, RubyEnRails, RuPy and RubyConf as well as at meetup groups in New York City, London, Washington D.C. and San Francisco. Mike received a B.S.E. in Computer Science from Princeton University. Born in Albany NY, Mike currently resides in New York City.

MongoDB: The Definitive Guide MongoDB: The Definitive Guide
by Michael Dirolf, Kristina Chodorow
September 2010

Introduction to MongoDB
August 24, 2010
MongoDB -- from humongous -- is an open source, non-relational, document-oriented database. The goal of the MongoDB project is to bridge the gap between key-value stores (which are fast and highly scalable) and traditional RDBMS systems (which provide...