MongoDB is a NoSQL database that stores data in the form of documents. It is open-source, cross-platform, and uses a document-oriented data model with dynamic schemas, making it easier to store and access data. MongoDB is used by many JavaScript developers because it allows them to quickly store and retrieve data from their applications. MongoDB also has built-in scalability and replication features, so it can easily handle large amounts of data.
Building a Serverless GraphQL API in 7 Minutes
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Building a Serverless GraphQL API in 7 Minutes
At the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, Johns Hopkins University worked on gathering and refining data from multiple sources and provided the world with a Github repository and a bunch of CSV files. The Problem? It’s nearly impossible to build anything from raw data like this.In this live coding session, MongoDB Developer Advocate Maxime Beugnet will show you how to build a serverless GraphQL API based on this dataset using Python and the MongoDB Data Platform. We are finally going to put serverless and the MongoDB generous free tier to good use!