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How to Handle Tagged Data with Redis Sets

How to Handle Tagged Data with Redis Sets

It's easy to forget that Redis is more than just an in-memory cache. Sets are a powerful data structure in Redis. Learn how t…

Guest Author
How to handle the new MongoDB warnings

How to handle the new MongoDB warnings

A new check on MongoDB databases on Compose will reveal if you've placed data in a bad place. In this article, we'll show you…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Write Stuff for Compose into 2018

Write Stuff for Compose into 2018

We are inviting you to write about databases for Compose's Write Stuff. Write Stuff is our program where we ask you to share…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Updates for Redis, etcd and the API: Noteworthy at Compose

Updates for Redis, etcd and the API: Noteworthy at Compose

Updates to Redis and etcd along with more information for API scalers. This is your weekly summary of Compose news for those…

Mara Sarabia
Mara Sarabia
Redis Update: 4.0.6 is now available on Compose

Redis Update: 4.0.6 is now available on Compose

TL;DR: A critical update to Redis, 4.0.6, is now available on Compose. Users of the 4.x series should upgrade as soon as poss…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits: MongoDB 3.6 Rolls Out, Django 2.0 Debuts, and CryptoKitties

NewsBits: MongoDB 3.6 Rolls Out, Django 2.0 Debuts, and CryptoKitties

Welcome to NewsBits where you'll find the database, cloud, and developer news from around the net for the week ending Decembe…

John O'Connor
John O'Connor
Database upgrades and Portal metrics: Noteworthy at Compose

Database upgrades and Portal metrics: Noteworthy at Compose

In the past week at Compose, we've activated MySQL upgrades, added a visualization of portal memory use and introduced a Redi…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits: A new RabbitMQ 3.7, a fresh PHP 7.2.0 and multiple Redis released

NewsBits: A new RabbitMQ 3.7, a fresh PHP 7.2.0 and multiple Redis released

Welcome to NewsBits where you'll find the database, cloud, and developer news from around the net for the week ending Decembe…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Time's up for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 on Compose

Time's up for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 on Compose

TL:DR; Support for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 will end on Compose on March 1st, 2018. All users of Compose SSL-enabled services are affe…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Compose on Giving Tuesday

Compose on Giving Tuesday

Last week, as America celebrated Thanksgiving, Composers came together and shared what we are thankful for. This is a traditi…

Thom Crowe
Thom Crowe
PostgreSQL in-place upgrades back on Compose

PostgreSQL in-place upgrades back on Compose

In-place upgrades for PostgreSQL are back on Compose after a brief hiatus while we enhanced the Compose HA solution for Postg…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
New Portal API - RabbitMQ and etcd updated - Noteworthy at Compose

New Portal API - RabbitMQ and etcd updated - Noteworthy at Compose

While everyone was preparing for the long holiday weekend in the United States, Composers were busy preparing updates and lau…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits: Fresh Rust, Enterprise Java and a Linux bug

NewsBits: Fresh Rust, Enterprise Java and a Linux bug

Welcome to NewsBits where you'll find the database, cloud, and developer news from around the net for the week ending Novembe…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Composing our thanks for 2017

Composing our thanks for 2017

As Thanksgiving comes around, Compose people gather around their remote workstations and tell us, and you, what they are than…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Smoother updates for Compose for MySQL

Smoother updates for Compose for MySQL

Today, MySQL 5.7.20 will be available for Compose for MySQL deployments at Compose. While we have been releasing updates for…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan