Michael Breslin

February 13, 2019

IBM Cloudant Security Update: TLS 1.2+ and Service Endpoints

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.

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February 13, 2019

Introducing IBM Cloudant Partition Queries: Faster, Cheaper, and More Scalable

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.

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August 21, 2018

IBM Cloudant Shared Plan is Being Retired

On October 31, 2018, the IBM Cloudant Shared plan, which was deprecated for new signups in October 2016, will be officially retired. The Cloudant Lite, Standard, and Dedicated Hardware plans are unaffected by this announcement.

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December 19, 2017

@IBMcloudant: We’re Moving to @IBMcloud

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.

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June 27, 2017

Announcing Upcoming Changes and Best Practices for IBM Cloudant Replication and Security

Cloudant engineers announce updates to the replication feature and provide a recommendation on the best way to leverage the HTTPS API.

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October 19, 2016

Introducing Cloudant’s Swift library

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".

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September 27, 2016

New Cloudant Lite & Standard Plans are live in Bluemix Public

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.

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July 26, 2016

IBM Cloudant for Bluemix Public – 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.

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