Handling Multiple Collections in Database
TLDR Alan enquired about the implications of having multiple collections. Kishore Nallan advised that schema changes could be challenging and recommended having 4-5 collections assigned based on user id.
Sep 30, 2022 (15 months ago)
Kishore Nallan12:13 PM
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