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10gen Announces MongoDC: Speakers Include AOL, Hadoop and Red Hat

Registration Still Open for the June 26 D.C. Community Event Dedicated to the High-Performance, Open Source Database MongoDB

NEW YORK, NY and PALO ALTO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 06/11/12 -- 10gen, the company behind MongoDB, today announced that MongoDC 2012, its annual Washington, D.C. area customer, partner and developer one-day conference, will take place on June 26 at the Woolly Mammoth Theater in Washington, D.C. Registration for the event is open. This one-day conference features more than 25 sessions from MongoDB developers, production users and 10gen engineers -- including brand new interactive sessions.

MongoDB has attracted some of the world's most successful Fortune 500 and Internet companies along with a growing roster of government customers. Agencies across the Federal government are moving towards MongoDB as their NoSQL database of record, leveraging the speed, agility, scalability and cost-savings it provides. 10gen continues to address the increasing demand in the government space; most recently through a partnership with Carahsoft -- the trusted government IT solutions provider and a top-ranked General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule Holder -- it is now listed on the GSA schedule.

Click to Tweet: Join #MongoDB leader @10gen on Tuesday, June 26 for #MongoDC at Woolly Mammoth Theater in Washington, D.C.

Speakers include AOL, CustomInk, Doodle or Die, Hadoop, IKANOW, Red Hat, six3, The Human Geo, Thermopylae Sciences and Technology, Walker-Weybridge Consulting, LLC and 10gen's core engineering team. For a complete list of speakers and their bios, please visit

When: June 26, 2012, from 9:15 a.m. - 5:10 p.m. ET, registration opens at 8:00 a.m. ET

Where: Woolly Mammoth Theater, 641 D Street, NW, Washington, D.C. 20004

Why: Get immersed in the design, features, applications and internals of the open-source database MongoDB, the leading NoSQL database choice. With downloads exceeding 140,000 per month, MongoDB has a fast-growing community of software developers replacing RDBMS with the agile, feature-rich data store. Users enjoy the freedom provided by a dynamic schema and confidence in a solution that easily scales horizontally.

Event Sponsors: Carahsoft, Cloud Foundry, MongoHQ, NewWave and OpenShift

Hashtag: #mongodc

For more details about the conference, please visit

About 10gen
10gen is the company behind MongoDB, the leading NOSQL database. 10gen leads development, builds community, and provides commercial services. MongoDB is an open source document-oriented database helping tens of thousands of companies quickly and easily deliver, scale, and operate applications. Founded by DoubleClick's Dwight Merriman and Eliot Horowitz and led by seasoned technologists, 10gen is funded by Flybridge Capital Partners, NEA, Sequoia Capital and Union Square Ventures. 10gen global customers include 02, Craigslist, Disney, eBay, Forbes, foursquare, Intuit, Shutterfly, Telefonica, UK Government Digital Services, and over 500 others. 10gen has dual headquarters in New York and Palo Alto with offices in Dublin, London, and Sydney. For more information, visit or Follow us on Twitter at @MongoDB and @10gen.

Media Contact:
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Schwartz MSL for 10gen
(415) 512-0770
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