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Getting Started With MongoDB GridFS

in GridFS, PHP

TweetOne really useful built-in feature of MongoDB is it’s GridFS. This filesystem within MongoDB was designed for … well, holding files, especially files over 4MB … why 4MB? Well BSON objects are limited to 4MB in size (BSON is the format that MongoDB uses to store it’s database information) so GridFS helps store files across [...]