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MongoDB Atlas vs MongoLab: What are the differences?

What is MongoDB Atlas? Deploy and scale a MongoDB cluster in the cloud with just a few clicks. MongoDB Atlas is a global cloud database service built and run by the team behind MongoDB. Enjoy the flexibility and scalability of a document database, with the ease and automation of a fully managed service on your preferred cloud.

What is MongoLab? Database-as-a-Service for MongoDB. mLab is the largest cloud MongoDB service in the world, hosting over a half million deployments on AWS, Azure, and Google.

MongoDB Atlas and MongoLab can be primarily classified as "MongoDB Hosting" tools.

"MongoDB SaaS for and by Mongo, makes it so easy " is the top reason why over 7 developers like MongoDB Atlas, while over 60 developers mention "Development free tier" as the leading cause for choosing MongoLab.

Lyft, Hinge, and Edify are some of the popular companies that use MongoLab, whereas MongoDB Atlas is used by Clever, Redsmin, and Luckycycle. MongoLab has a broader approval, being mentioned in 102 company stacks & 40 developers stacks; compared to MongoDB Atlas, which is listed in 51 company stacks and 43 developer stacks.

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Pros of MongoDB Atlas
Pros of MongoLab
  • 9
    MongoDB SaaS for and by Mongo, makes it so easy
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    Amazon VPC peering
  • 4
    Granular role-based access controls
  • 4
    MongoDB atlas is GUItool through you can manage all DB
  • 3
    Built-in data browser
  • 3
    Use it anywhere
  • 2
    Cloud instance to be worked with
  • 1
    Simple and easy to integrate
  • 61
    Development free tier
  • 46
    Easy setup
  • 38
    Scalable mongo hosting
  • 25
    Heroku plugin
  • 14
    REST API
  • 9
    High availability
  • 9
    Geospatial support
  • 5
    Replication and backups
  • 5
    Premium support
  • 2
    Multi-cloud
  • 1
    Largest and most experienced
  • 1
    Azure Add-on

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Cons of MongoDB Atlas
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      Lab bought by MongoDB. Being replaced by Atlas

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    What is MongoDB Atlas?

    MongoDB Atlas is a global cloud database service built and run by the team behind MongoDB. Enjoy the flexibility and scalability of a document database, with the ease and automation of a fully managed service on your preferred cloud.

    What is MongoLab?

    mLab is the largest cloud MongoDB service in the world, hosting over a half million deployments on AWS, Azure, and Google.

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