MongoDB 5.0 Released

MongoDB Inc. announced the general availability of MongoDB 5.0 at its annual conference recently.

This major release of the popular database includes the following new features:

  • Native time series collections, clustered indexing, and window functions
  • Seamless data redistribution
  • Versioned APIs
  • Multi-cloud privacy controls

Other changes to the data platform include a preview of serverless databases through the managed cloud service, MongoDB Atlas, and support for the Unity game engine through MongoDB Realm