Dr. Abdullah Alger

April 23, 2019

Introducing Private Service Endpoints in IBM Cloud Databases

We recently released an update to all IBM Cloud Databases which allows you to enable public and/or private service endpoints for your database deployments. In this post, we’ll walk you through the setup.

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April 18, 2019

Getting Started with IBM Cloud Databases for Elasticsearch and Kibana

In this article, we’ll show you how to use Docker to connect your Databases for Elasticsearch deployment to Kibana—the open source tool that lets you add visualization capabilities to your Elasticsearch database.

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April 8, 2019

IBM Cloud Databases: Announcing Read Replicas and LogDNA Integration

IBM Cloud Databases is announcing the availability of database read replicas and IBM Log Analysis with LogDNA.

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April 3, 2019

End of Life Coming to MongoDB Version 3.4 and How to Start Upgrading

The end-of-life (EOL) date for MongoDB 3.4 is approaching, and you should plan on migrating your databases over to MongoDB version 3.6 or version 4.0 and making any modifications to your applications that may need to be made.

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March 12, 2019

Connecting to IBM Cloud Databases for MongoDB with Robo3T

We're going to show you how to connect to IBM Cloud Databases for MongoDB using Robo3T (formerly Robomongo), a popular GUI for managing your MongoDB deployments.

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March 11, 2019

Increasing your Connections and Configuring IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL

IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL has just released two configuration settings that now give you control over your connections and prepared transactions in PostgreSQL.

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February 21, 2019

A How-To for Migrating Elasticsearch to IBM Cloud Databases for Elasticsearch

If you’re moving your data over to IBM Cloud Databases for Elasticsearch, you’ll need to take some steps to successfully migrate all of your data. In this post, we’ll show you how to securely migrate your data from Compose to Databases for Elasticsearch using your own object storage.

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February 19, 2019

Changes Are Coming to IBM Cloud Databases for Elasticsearch 5.6

As you may know, the End of Life (EOL) date for Elasticsearch 5.6 is fast approaching. This means that on March 11, 2019, Elasticsearch is ending support for minor releases of version 5.x.

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February 8, 2019

A How-To for Migrating Redis to IBM Cloud Databases for Redis

If you’re moving your data over to IBM Cloud Databases for Redis, you’ll need to take some steps to successfully migrate all of your data. We’ve got you covered. In this post, we’ll show you a quick way to start migrating your data across to Databases for Redis, whether your database is on-premise or in the cloud.

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