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Logs to Go at Compose

All databases produce logs - reams of information which can be dug through to get insight on how your database behaves. Historically, we've done that log splitting for you in the Compose dashboard. But as the number of databases we support has grown…

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Getting Started with Compose & RethinkDB

With the launch of RethinkDB on Compose, you may wonder where to get started learning about RethinkDB. The RethinkDB creators have a wealth of tutorials and example content available and it's a great resource to get learning RethinkDB with. There are…

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RethinkDB Now on Compose

The one thing we love at Compose is databases, so when we get the opportunity to offer our users one of the hottest, feature packed document databases around to run on our platform, we go for it. RethinkDB is the latest addition to the Compose stable…

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Updated Compose Dashboard: Now with More Control

We've just turned on the latest version of the Compose user interface. We want to bring all the power of Compose to you in as simple a way as possible and the new user interface is a big step forward in giving you access to that power. In the past we…

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At Your Fingertips: Support

With the latest addition to the Compose dashboard, we're bringing Compose's support to your browser so you can get closer to the support process. Now you can hit the support button and rather than just being able to submit a support request, you can…

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How to: Automatically Compose Your Backups

We showed how you could use Compose's user interface to easily make manual backups of your databases on demand in the previous article. Of course, you can't really include that sort of manual download in your daily processes so in this article we'll…

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Working with the New API – Part 3: the Grand Tour

Previously on MongoHQ API: Go command line utilities and Node.js dashboards were assembled to show how the new MongoHQ API could give visibility to everything from database versions to backups. In this episode, we get to tour the entire stockpile of…

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MongoDB Repair & Jobs

This article is preserved for the archive but is out of date – go to Resync for MongoDB Elastic Deployments for the current best practice. With the release of the new MongoHQ UI, our core focus is future expansion. Over the past week, we’ve added som…

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Some MongoHQ Screenshots

I planned to write a long, drawn out post about MongoHQ’s new webapp design that we’re rolling out to select customers today. I planned to entice you with juicy words. But since a picture is worth a thousand words, here are 4000 words about our new c…

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MongoHQ Integrates with AppHarbor

This summer continues to be quite busy for us at MongoHQ, as we have been hard at work on a lot of great new features for our growing developer community. However, this announcement is especially exciting for us: we integrate with AppHarbor and are a…

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