The Cloudant Blog

dashDB Enterprise MPP Offers a Massively Scalable Cloud Data Warehouse with Integrated Analytics

On behalf of the Cloud Data Services team, I’m excited to announce that a new era of analytic creativity is here, with the availability of dashDB Enterprise MPP (massive parallel processing). The fu... Read More

July 27, 2015    |    Derek Schoettle

Welcoming Compose to IBM Cloud Data Services

Today IBM acquired Compose, Inc. I’d like to welcome the Compose team to their new home in the IBM Cloud Data Services group. Compose built their business operating MongoDB for customers and has add... Read More

July 23, 2015    |    Adam Kocoloski

Avoid The Hack-Away Approach While Learning Cloudant

It is not unusual for developers to be on a tight schedule imposed by the business goals of the organization they work for. While working toward meeting these deadlines for delivering software solutio... Read More

June 18, 2015    |    Ricardo Olivieri

Defensive coding in Map/Index functions

Cloudant allows custom Javascript to be run server-side to generate indexes for MapReduce and Lucene search indexes. This article outlines common pitfalls, their solutions and advocates for automated ... Read More

June 15, 2015    |    Glynn Bird

Turning a spreadsheet into a faceted search engine with Cloudant

Turning your structured data into a faceted search engine is easy with Cloudant Search. Build scalable, highly available search tools for your data to give your users the best experience. Whether you... Read More

June 9, 2015    |    Glynn Bird

Cloudant Query Grows Up to Handle Ad Hoc Queries

Cloudant's NoSQL Database-as-a-Service allows you to store JSON documents in the cloud using a simple HTTP API. Cloudant comes equipped with a number of indexes that allow you to query your data in se... Read More

June 1, 2015    |    Glynn Bird

Location Tracker Part 3:
Add a middle tier to manage users, with Node.js

In Part 1 of this tutorial series we learned why location is so important to modern mobile apps and how to build the basic functionality. In Part 2, we took that code and transformed it into a serious... Read More

May 28, 2015    |    Bradley Holt

Dimagi and Mobile Accord are changing the world with mobile technology

We all have causes that we’re passionate about. For those of us who are also passionate about how technology is being applied to make a difference in the world, yesterday’s webcast, “How Cutting... Read More

May 15, 2015    |    Cheri Bergeron

[Recap] CouchDB Meetup in Boston

Last Wednesday, we organized a CouchDB meetup here in Boston. We brought together many of the CouchDB committers that work for IBM and the Boston CouchDB community. Michelle Phung presented on Fauxton... Read More

May 7, 2015    |    Raj Singh

Location Tracker Part 2:
Make a mobile web app with AngularJS

In Part 1 of this tutorial series, we learned why location is so important to modern mobile apps and how to build the basic functionality. In Part 2 we take that code and transform it into a serious a... Read More

May 1, 2015    |    Bradley Holt

We Read The News: April 17-23

Happy Friday, friends! Before you head into the weekend, check out the top stories from the past week. Cloud and telecommunications company, CenturyLink announced yesterday that it is acquiring NoSQL ... Read More

April 24, 2015    |    Lynnette Nolan

dashDB: Analytics in Your Hands, Data Warehouse Infrastructure Out of Your Way

As a data warehouse in the cloud, dashDB puts analytics at your fingertips. And warehousing from Cloudant to dashDB provides users with enhanced capabilities for analyzing their data. Recently, we’v... Read More

April 23, 2015    |    Lynnette Nolan

Warehousing GeoJSON documents

Warehousing data from Cloudant to dashDB greatly enhances your options to analyze that data. Now, we have extended this capability to include GeoJSON documents. An ever increasing number of mobile and... Read More

April 15, 2015    |    Gregor Moehler

Experts share tips for staying ahead of the game

Online gamers are a discerning and demanding group – this theme was underscored in last week’s panel of gaming experts from Green Man Gaming, Exit Games, IBM Cloudant and IBM SoftLayer after atten... Read More

April 8, 2015    |    Cheri Bergeron

Get the Baijiu Buzz

We’re happy to announce that Cloudant’s latest multi-tenant cluster, Baijiu, is up and running on Softlayer’s Hong Kong data center! Now, we can directly support web and mobile app developers wi... Read More

April 3, 2015    |    Lynnette Nolan

dashDB – Now store up to 12TB of data

One of the great things about a cloud data service is that you don’t have to worry about upgrading versions of the software, or applying multiple fix packs. This is done for you automatically and on... Read More

April 2, 2015    |    Larry Weber

We Read the News: March 20-26

It’s Friday, and we’re back with this week’s tech news. Check it out! Node.js may have fallen to HTML5 in the programming region, but NoSQL still has a fighting chance against iOS in the SDTimes... Read More

March 27, 2015    |    Lynnette Nolan

Shared Databases FAQ

When we upgraded the Cloudant dashboard from Futon to Fauxton, we lost the shared database functionality. But now, shared databases are back for our multi-tenant customers! Whether you’re new to Clo... Read More

March 24, 2015    |    Lynnette Nolan

A Guide to Cloudant Design Document Management

There's more than one way to query the data in your Cloudant databases. Techniques like using MapReduce views and search indexes, powered by Apache Lucene, are powerful and flexible. They help you get... Read More

March 20, 2015    |    Lynnette Nolan

Building a Cloudant cluster of Raspberry Pis

After visiting a trade show and seeing a succession of dull stands with only leaflets to hand out, Chris Snow and I came up with the idea of building a Cloudant cluster of Raspberry Pis to put at IBM ... Read More

March 9, 2015    |    Glynn Bird

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