What is new in MongoChef 4.3.0

We have just released MongoChef 4.3.0! This release brings many improvements and new features you have asked for, for example: Schema Documentation You can now generate beautiful schema documentation for MS Word:       Explore documents missing a certain field When you spot a field in the schema explorer that does not occur in all […]

Real-Time Server Status Charts for MongoDB in MongoChef

This blog post demonstrates the Server Status Charts feature of MongoChef for MongoDB. The server status charts show real-time updates of what’s happening on a MongoDB instance: so you can easily monitor particular things of interest on production, development, test, or local instances. You can open a Server Status Charts tab by right-clicking on a […]

MongoDB Schema Discovery and Exploration with MongoChef

One of the great things that we love about MongoDB is of course that it is schema-less. This makes adapting your application to changing requirements a breeze. That said, your data will often have a fixed implicit schema – e.g. each document in your employees collection will likely always have a first and last name field. So, […]

What is new in MongoChef 4.2.0

Today we are very excited to announce that we have just released MongoChef 4.2.0! This release brings many improvements and new features you have asked for, for example: Improved SSH/SSL support We have significantly expanded our SSH/SSL support. We now support most ciphers, key exchange protocols, message authentication codes (MACs) as well as DER-encoded private keys. Option to […]

How to temporarily enable/disable stages in your MongoDB aggregation pipeline

With the release of MongoChef 4.1.1, we have a made it super-easy to quickly disable stages temporarily in your aggregation query. This often comes in very handy while debugging your aggregation query. To demonstrate this, let’s consider the following simple aggregation query on the City of Chicago’s publicly available housing database. Our aggregation pipeline consists of 4 stages: […]

What’s new in MongoChef 4.1.1

Today we are very excited to announce that we have just released MongoChef 4.1.1! This release brings many improvements and new features you have asked for, for example: Disabling of aggregation pipeline stages In the aggregation tab, it is now super-easy to disable certain stages temporarily from your aggregation pipeline. This is a very convenient feature when […]