White Papers

Anatomy of the Cloudant Data Layer

An introduction to Cloudant and how it's different from other data management platforms. Features detail about Cloudant's global data network, and how it scales. Key features are also described, including replication & sync, integrated Lucene Search and the RESTful HTTP API.

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Build more and grow more with Cloudant DBaaS

The new generation of always-on applications that manage a variety of structured and unstructured data accessed by massive global networks of users, devices, sensors, vehicles and Internet-enabled goods. Download this white paper to get ready for new opportunities and data challenges these new applications will bring to you and your business.

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Data-2-Device: The Mobile Data Dilemma

Learn how Cloudant can help you close the user experience gap between online and offline for mobile. Offers detail about moving data closer to the network edge and onto devices. Features a case from GAIN Fitness, who used Cloudant to allow users to access content, record workout data, and view reports with or without a network connection.

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Moving Apache CouchDB Data to Cloudant

Background on how Cloudant utilizes CouchDB, and lessons learned from Cloudant customer Stockr.com on moving their data to Cloudant from CouchDB.

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Four App Deployment Disasters Every Business Should Know About

There's no one-size fits all solution to successfully launching a new web or mobile app. However, we've got some common mistakes to avoid.

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Why Use IBM for Cloud Data Services

Read what 451 Research Analyst Jason Stamper had to say after his most recent look at dashDB, Cloudant, Watson Analytics, and the evolving IBM product ecosystem in this space.

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