About the author

This is a personal blog written by Alexander Marquardt.

Alexander is a Senior Consulting Engineer at MongoDB who has worked closely with clients of all shapes and sizes, advising on all aspects of running MongoDB at scale and in mission-critical environments. Prior to joining MongoDB, Alexander was the founder and principal developer at Lexabit Inc., which owned several social networking websites that were scaled out to tens of thousands of unique visitors per day. Alex has a Masters Degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Toronto, a B.Sc. from the University of Manitoba, and an MBA from the IESE Business School.

Alexander Marquardt’s LinkedIn profile can be found at https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexandermarquardt/