Friday, July 25, 2014

Get a quick tour of MongoDB in few minutes



Before few day I wrote about Mongo University in article MongoUniversity: Learn MongoDB and get certified.

However learning MongoDB through Mongo University is time consuming process and needs patience. So if you want to have quick walkthrough of MongoDB then the right place is try.mongodb.org. You will find online MongoShell here. In the shell type tutorial in order to start interactive tutorial of MongoDB.

Follow the steps of the interactive tutorial and within few minutes you will break the ice with MongoDB.





Monday, July 21, 2014

Chrome Remote Desktop : Control your computer from your Android Phone



This post is followup post for previous post: Chrome remote desktop: A handy remote access tool

In this post we will explore one more section that you may find on home page of Chrome remote desktop add-on. That is Access your own computer from anywhere. 

You can control your desktop remotely from your Android Phone or any other android device. You may need to install Chrome remote desktop Android App in your android device from Google Play Store.

In order to configure Chrome Remote Desktop add-on in chrome follow first 5 steps from previous post: Chrome remote desktop: A handy remote access tool

Sunday, July 20, 2014

Chrome remote desktop: A handy remote access tool



"Chrome remote desktop" is remote access tool from Big G. Remote access softwares allows you to remotely access some other computer. There are several remote access softwares available in market like TeamViewer, WebEx PCNow and many more. However Chrome remote desktop is a lightweight tool using which you can remotely access some other computer using your browser itself.

So let's get started: 

Saturday, July 19, 2014

MongoUniversity: Learn MongoDB and get certified


One more techie post. This one is about MongoDB the most popular NoSQL database. Never heard about NoSQL? Check on wikipedia.

MongoDB is the most popular and fastest growing NoSQL database (check on db-engines.com ). MongoDB is document store type NoSQL database.

You may contact Big G for more details on MongoDB and NoSQL. However here is a nice article pointing out advantages and challenges of NoSQL databases.

MongoDB University is best place to learn MongoDB and also get certified for the same. They provide several courses. Check out here. And as expected all courses are free.

Sunday, June 29, 2014

Big Data course by Rackspace CloudU


As mentioned on their about us page:
CloudU is a vendor-neutral curriculum designed for business owners and technical professionals who want to bolster their knowledge of the fundamentals of Cloud Computing.
CloudU program is a collaborative effort between Rackspace® Hosting and industry analysts. Rackspace is one of the leading cloud provider.
Find more about CloudU here.

It is just an informative post for those who are interested in Big Data. CloudU have launched MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) on Big Data. You can earn certification for free at the end of the course. Check this blog post for more information.

To register and get started with course check out this link.



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