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NewsBits: It's time to count on Scylla 1.7

NewsBits: It's time to count on Scylla 1.7

NewsBits is Compose's roundup of the past week's database and developer news: Scylla 1.7 is released with counter support Git…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
GeoFile: How to Transform OpenStreetMap Data into GeoJSON Using GDAL

GeoFile: How to Transform OpenStreetMap Data into GeoJSON Using GDAL

GeoFile is a series dedicated to looking at geographical data, its features, and uses. In today's article, we're going to sho…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
Conquer Email with Postal and Compose

Conquer Email with Postal and Compose

Creating a custom email server is a breeze with Postal and Compose. Take a deep dive in this article as we tackle all things…

John O'Connor
John O'Connor
Introduction to Graph Databases

Introduction to Graph Databases

You may have heard about Graph databases but are they right for you? In this Write Stuff article, Graham Cox looks at the con…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits: PostgreSQL 10 beta, Redis 3.2.9, CrateDB 2.0, Aurora and Spanner and more

NewsBits: PostgreSQL 10 beta, Redis 3.2.9, CrateDB 2.0, Aurora and Spanner and more

Compose's NewsBits' for the week ending May 19th: PostgreSQL 10 goes beta Redis 3.2.9 appears but don't worry CrateDB 2.0 and…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Bach - The Compose API at your command(line)

Bach - The Compose API at your command(line)

Find out how to use the power of the command line to control your Compose database deployments. The Bach tool is an easy way…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Taking a Look at Robomongo and Studio 3T with Compose for MongoDB

Taking a Look at Robomongo and Studio 3T with Compose for MongoDB

With two of the best known MongoDB desktop UI's now under one roof, we decided to take a look at who should be using either o…

Abdullah Alger
Abdullah Alger
How Hyver uses ScyllaDB for API Key Management

How Hyver uses ScyllaDB for API Key Management

Building a platform means building an API to go with it and building an API means managing the keys to that API efficiently.…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
DataLayer Descends on Austin

DataLayer Descends on Austin

After months of planning, it's finally here: DataLayer Conference. On Wednesday, we're hosting our second annual conference f…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe
NewsBits - CockroachDB 1.0, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Git 2.13, Sinatra 2.0 and more

NewsBits - CockroachDB 1.0, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Git 2.13, Sinatra 2.0 and more

Compose's NewsBits for the week: CockroachDB reaches version 1.0, PostgreSQL gets security updates, Elasticsearch 6 goes into…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
etcd 2 to 3: new APIs and new possibilities

etcd 2 to 3: new APIs and new possibilities

The change from version 2 to 3 of the distributed etcd database also sees massive changes in how the database works. To help…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Compose's Write Stuff and the Winner of the Second Cycle of 2017

Compose's Write Stuff and the Winner of the Second Cycle of 2017

You voted and now it's time to announce the author who has won the $500 Compose Write Stuff bonus. Write Stuff is Compose's…

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Launching RESTHeart into Production

Launching RESTHeart into Production

Now that we've shown you how to build instant RESTFul API's with RESTHeart and secure your RESTHeart installation, there's ju…

John O'Connor
John O'Connor
How Marketing Technology Companies Use Compose to Conquer Their Data Layer

How Marketing Technology Companies Use Compose to Conquer Their Data Layer

According to an infographic released at the 2016 MarTech conference, marketing tech has exploded in the last 7 years from aro…

Arick Disilva
Arick Disilva
NewsBits - Elasticsearch, Redis, MongoDB, etcd, GCC, Go, Homebrew and more

NewsBits - Elasticsearch, Redis, MongoDB, etcd, GCC, Go, Homebrew and more

NewBits for the week ending 5th May - Elasticsearch goes to 5.4, Redis history revealed, MongoDB and etcd updates, GCC is 30…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan