Dj Walker-Morgan

Articles by Dj Walker-Morgan

NewsBits: Cloudbleed, SHAttered, Drones, PostgreSQL and JDBC, Node's async and Rails 5.1 betas

NewsBits: Cloudbleed, SHAttered, Drones, PostgreSQL and JDBC, Node's async and Rails 5.1 betas

Newsbits for the week ending February 24th - Cloudbleed sees Cloudflare leak secrets, SHA1 collisions made real, Drones vs Ai…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
How to talk raw Redis

How to talk raw Redis

Find out how to talk to a Redis database with nothing more than echo and the netcat command and get a deeper understanding of…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits: Redis, etcd and Elasticsearch updates, Go 1.8, Github guides and chatops and more

NewsBits: Redis, etcd and Elasticsearch updates, Go 1.8, Github guides and chatops and more

NewsBits for the week ending 17th February - Redis gets a critical update, etcd's latest release, Elasticsearch gets a bump,…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
New features for Compose's ScyllaDB

New features for Compose's ScyllaDB

A data browser, nodetool/JMX access and a version update to 1.6 are the latest enhancements to ScyllaDB at Compose. ScyllaDB,…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
On-demand backups with the Compose API and Node.js

On-demand backups with the Compose API and Node.js

You need your latest backup and you need it automatically? We can show you how to create an on-demand backup and retrieve it…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits: RethinkDB lives, Redis and PostgreSQL futures, FOSDEM, Rust and Wuzz

NewsBits: RethinkDB lives, Redis and PostgreSQL futures, FOSDEM, Rust and Wuzz

NewsBits for the week ending 10th February - RethinkDB has a new home, Redis's future is being mapped out, PostgreSQL 10's fe…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
How to get backups with the Compose API and Node.js

How to get backups with the Compose API and Node.js

Automatic backup retrieval is now possible with Compose's API and here we'll show you how to use it from Node.js. If you want…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
New at Compose: Horizontal Scaling for Redis and more scaling control

New at Compose: Horizontal Scaling for Redis and more scaling control

If you are a Compose user, then from today, you will find a new Resources console ready for you to take more control of your…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Mastering Redis high-availability and blocking connections

Mastering Redis high-availability and blocking connections

If you've developed your Redis application on a local single Redis instance, the move to Compose Redis may expose some assump…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits - DB Ransoms, RethinkDB, New Mongoid, Clojure/MongoDB, PostgreSQL internals and more

NewsBits - DB Ransoms, RethinkDB, New Mongoid, Clojure/MongoDB, PostgreSQL internals and more

NewsBits for week ending January 27th: The latest in database ransom news, an update from the RethinkDB community, a fresh Mo…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Compose for MySQL - A developer's view

Compose for MySQL - A developer's view

In this interview with Chris Winslett, Compose developer and lead on the Compose for MySQL, we talk about why MySQL is on the…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits - MongoDB ransoms, Python and PostgreSQL, Eagles and Beams and more

NewsBits - MongoDB ransoms, Python and PostgreSQL, Eagles and Beams and more

NewsBits for the week ending January 13th: MongoDB ransoms continue, picking the right PostgreSQL/Python driver, Apache Eagle…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
Compose Notes: New alerts for Redis

Compose Notes: New alerts for Redis

In early 2016, we introduced the ability to view the Redis slow log in the Compose console. For 2017, we thought we'd make it…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
NewsBits - Scylla, SQL Server, Redis, SQLite, TiDB, Ruby, Elixir and more

NewsBits - Scylla, SQL Server, Redis, SQLite, TiDB, Ruby, Elixir and more

The database and developer news for the week ending January 6th includes a new Scylla release, SQL Server on Linux explained,…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan
MongoDB and Ransomware

MongoDB and Ransomware

Recent reports in the news of MongoDB databases being hacked are not new but the ransoms demanded for the return of data is a…

Dj Walker-Morgan
Dj Walker-Morgan