Articles in ssl

How-to: Connecting to Compose MongoDB with Java and SSL

We've heard from some Compose users that connecting to MongoDB with Java and SSL is a somewhat difficult process so we're going to illustrate the process in a stripped down example. We'll assume that you are using the official MongoDB Java driver and…

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Connect to MongoDB 3.2 on Compose from Golang

With our latest MongoDB deployments, you should choose to keep SSL enabled. Connections are safer once made, even if it is a little harder to get started. We will show two variations of how to connect from Go with the community driver of choice mgo (…

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RethinkDB at Compose: Java and SSL

Last December, RethinkDB announced that they had added Java to their list of officially supported drivers. For Compose users there was one tiny snag though; the new drivers didn't support SSL. That's changed this year thanks to the work of Paulo Pire…

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Connecting to the new MongoDB at Compose

So you've just spun up one of our new MongoDB deployments and you are ready to go. Before you do that though, we'd like to explain, especially for those of you who are upgrading from MongoDB Classic, the differences and strengths. Creating your firs…

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Compose's new MongoDB and what you need to know

The release of our new MongoDB deployments has brought a lot of new questions about what you need to know and why and what has changed - everything from SSL, WiredTiger, Oplogs and Importing. So we're going to answer as many of those here. How can I…

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RethinkDB and SSL- Think secure

With the arrival of RethinkDB 2.1 on the Compose platform, we've been able to activate SSL support alongside the new high availability features. Now, while high availability runs in the background, the SSL support can dramatically improve the securit…

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One Missing Key & How it Broke Node.js & MongoDB+

Recently, we became aware that Node.js users were having trouble connecting to our new MongoDB+ service – MongoDB+ is the name of our currently in beta next generation MongoDB deployments. Now, as well as a much more expansive configuration, one of t…

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Transporter 0.0.4 - More control

When we released Transporter as open source, we knew it was a work in progress which we'd be evolving. Well, the first evolutionary step has just happened with version 0.0.4 of the Transporter. This update is more of a preview than a release - if yo…

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Bringing SSL and more to Compose MongoDB

TL;DR: There's a new MongoDB deployment option going into beta at Compose and it brings SSL connectivity and a new flexible configuration to the table. Over the last year, since introducing MongoDB Elastic Deployments, we've been working on the next…

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