The IBM Cloudant team wants to share some very important updates that will bring enhanced security to the service. These updates will change the way you engage with Cloudant, so please review to ensure that your applications can take advantage and continue uninterrupted.
To meet our customer demands while improving the scalability and performance of Cloudant, we are excited to introduce partition queries—a scalable, faster, and cheaper way to query a Cloudant database.
IBM Cloudant, a fully managed JSON document store, is a key component in many applications built on the IBM Cloud. In an effort to reflect the consolidated offering and Cloudant's place in the IBM Cloud ecosystem, the @IBMcloudant Twitter handle will become inactive on January 8, 2017, as we bring our IBM Cloudant- focused messaging to the IBM Cloud social channels.
Cloudant engineers announce updates to the replication feature and provide a recommendation on the best way to leverage the HTTPS API.
Developers targeting the Apple platforms have taken to Swift with impressive speed, and with Apple's drive to open source the Swift tool chain and libraries, Swift is starting to take hold outside Apple's platforms, too – and IBM is right there in the mix. SwiftCloudant, which is our official Swift client library now available as early release, creates an asynchronous, operations-based API for Cloudant that feels "Swifty".
The IBM Cloudant team is excited to announce that new, provisioned throughput capacity based Lite and Standard plans are now live on Bluemix Public in all regions! In a previous blog post, we shared the reasons for the change and what is happening to the Cloudant Shared plan. Now that the plans are live, we are sharing a bit more detail on using Cloudant under this new pricing model.
We are improving the pricing model for IBM Cloudant NoSQL DB for Bluemix Public. The new pricing model is coming in August 2016 and is based on reserved throughput and data volume. A throughput-based pricing model provides you with a greater ability to predict and control costs, and allows us to provide you a better quality of service.