Content related to MongoDB en Case Study: The Spiral. European transmedia project powered by Drupal, Node.js and MongoDB <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-level"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Knowledge level:&nbsp;</div> Intermediate </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-track"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Track:&nbsp;</div> Sitebuilding </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-language"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Language:&nbsp;</div> English </div> </div> </div> <p>In September 2012 the participative TV series The Spiral was broadcasted simultaneously in 8 European countries. The viewers of the TV series were requested to join the main characters in their search for 6 stolen paintings.<br /> On the website <a href="" title=""></a> we introduced an online game and community focused on the creation of a collaborative work of art. By adding user generated content into the TV series, the online story became part of the fiction; making The Spiral a pioneer transmedia project.</p> <p>This challenging project required a very specific approach and architecture that would offer high availability and could handle spike traffic. Next to that we required a technology that could handle the requirements of online gaming and community building. We found the combination of Drupal, Node.js and MongoDB to be a perfect match for this.<br /> The website was delivered by PKA Wanabe (Emakina Group).</p> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> amazon community MongoDB Node.js user generated content varnish Tue, 13 Nov 2012 13:41:51 +0000 koenvi 1463 at