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10gen CEO to Co-Present With Wordnik on Real Time Big Data & NoSQL at GigaOM Structure Data Conference

10gen CEO Dwight Merriman and Wordnik Technical Co-Founder Tony Tam to Discuss the Next Evolution of the Consumer Web: the Real Time Web

NEW YORK, NY and SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - Mar 14, 2012) - 10gen, the company behind MongoDB, today announced that its CEO and co-founder Dwight Merriman and Wordnik CTO and technical co-founder Tony Tam will co-present at the GigaOM Structure Data Conference in New York City on March 22, 2012. The session, "Harnessing the Real-Time Web: Wordnik's Take on Words," will explore the co-evolution of the real-time web, real-time big data streams and the NoSQL technologies needed to support these demands.

The Structure Data conference educates industry leaders on the technical and business opportunities spurred by the growth of big data, including storage needs, data analysis and the uncovering of new revenue opportunities.

Session at a Glance

  • Who: Dwight Merriman, CEO and co-founder at 10gen, with Tony Tam, vice president of engineering and technical co-founder at Wordnik; moderated by David Card, research director at GigaOM Pro
  • What: "Harnessing the Real-Time Web: Wordnik's Take on Words"
  • When: Thursday, March 22 at 2:00 p.m. ET
  • Where: GigaOM Structure Data conference at Chelsea Piers, Pier 60, New York

In this session participants will learn how Wordnik has been able to shape its product proposition through utilizing technologies designed with responsiveness in mind. Additionally, attendees will learn about the NoSQL technologies that support real-time big data streams.

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About 10gen
10gen is the initiator, contributor and continual sponsor of MongoDB, offering production support, training, consulting and online management services for the database. Thousands of leading Web 2.0 companies as well as Fortune 500 enterprises have adopted MongoDB. 10gen is funded by Flybridge Capital Partners, Sequoia Capital and Union Square Ventures. For more information, visit or

About Wordnik

Founded in 2008 and based in San Mateo, California, Wordnik's comprehensive word graph brings meaning and context to our evolving lexicon, helping people unlock the value of words and phrases to discover what information is most meaningful and matters to them.

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