MongoDB and Grails

03 June 2015 - Brandon Shimanek


Pandora's box of databases has been opened, and now we are no longer restricted to the use of relational databases. This presentation will focus on the use of MongoDB with Grails. Followed by a discussion as to what nuances one should be aware of when using this combination.


Brandon Shimanek is a Systems Developer at BNSF (Burlington Northern Santa Fe) Railroad using Groovy as his main language. He has created several in house Grails projects used for analytics, and almost exclusively with MongoDB.