Simple and efficient MongoDB Backup using scriptMay 09, 2012, 15:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jagbir Singh)
There are different ways to take Backup from MongoDB. Using mongodump utility is one of simple and efficient way. The script identifies slave server from a mongodb replica set and take dump using mongodump and then transfer dump to separate backup server along with logging vital information of all steps.