Databases for Mobile Apps: React Native & Realm

Join us on a deep-dive into the complex world of databases for mobile apps, and take a closer look at what the marriage of React Native, Realm & MongoDB can bring.

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Andrew Meyer
Andrew Meyer
Łukasz Chludziński
Łukasz Chludziński

In this episode, we explore the realm of databases for mobile applications, focusing specifically on React Native applications built with Realm & MongoDB.

Realm overview, advantages, and future plans

We sit down with Andrew Meyer, an accomplished engineer at Realm/MongoDB with 10+ years of experience in software development to uncover the history, features, and unique advantages of Realm as used in the React Native applications. 

In this episode, we cover the following topics:

  • a brief history of mobile databases and the road from Nokia to Realm 
  • the overview of database options for mobile applications from the least to the most complex
  • a deep–dive into Realm SDK for React Native, from benefits and use cases to features, usage details, and resources for developers
  • future plans for Realm


Here’s a list of resources mentioned in the episode:

Join Łukasz and Andrew as they unravel the world of databases for mobile apps and uncover the potential of Realm to revolutionize your React Native development experience. Don't miss out on this opportunity to level up your mobile app development skills.

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