• Online, Self-Paced
Course Description

MongoDB tends to be heavily used in performance-critical and large-scale environments. This means monitoring and backup solutions are important. This course will show how to monitor MongoDB stats, and explain backup and restore methods.

Learning Objectives


  • start the course
  • identify and use DB and collection statistics
  • use object and size statistics
  • work with statistics for extents and indexes


  • configure and use logging
  • monitor command and use CommandListener
  • configure and use SNMP to collect metrics for data and aggregation on Linux

Backup and Restore

  • manually back up a database by copying the data files
  • manually restore a backup created with the cp or sync method
  • perform a filesystem snapshot backup using the MongoDB Cloud Manager
  • restore a filesystem snapshot using MongoDB Cloud Manager

Framework Connections

The materials within this course focus on the Knowledge Skills and Abilities (KSAs) identified within the Specialty Areas listed below. Click to view Specialty Area details within the interactive National Cybersecurity Workforce Framework.