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Modifying Data in MongoDB 4

by Douglas Starnes

The structure of document-oriented databases, such as MongoDB, introduce benefits and challenges when working with data. This course explores the create, update, and delete portion of CRUD from the perspective of a MongoDB administrator or developer.

What you'll learn

While querying data in a database of any kind is a big part of its purpose, more functionality is needed to manage that data. In this course, Modifying Data in MongoDB 4, you'll delve into the C, U, and D of CRUD, or create, update, and delete from the view of a MongoDB administrator or developer. First, you'll learn how to take advantage of operators and filters to control these operations. Next, you'll discover how to use the JavaScript API in the command line mongo shell to perform these operations. Finally, you'll explore a small web app to learn how to put these operations into practice. By the end of this course, you'll have the necessary knowledge of the write operations in MongoDB in order to effectively utilize them in your own projects.

About the author

Douglas Starnes is a tech author, professional explainer and Microsoft Most Valuable Professional in developer technologies in Memphis, TN. He is published on Pluralsight, Real Python and SkillShare. Douglas is co-director of the Memphis Python User Group, Memphis .NET User Group, Memphis Xamarin User Group and Memphis Power Platform User Group. He is also on the organizing committees of Scenic City Summit in Chattanooga, and TDevConf, a virtual conference in the state of Tennessee. A frequent c... more

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