RethinkDB Rescaled

With our recent release of RethinkDB, we noted some concern over the cost of RethinkDB while others asked why the memory specified appeared to be relatively low. Well, we’ve looked at how we offer RethinkDB and…

Getting started with Compose and 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…

Support Desk: Elasticsearch 1.3.4 update

Although we’ve just launched RethinkDB on Compose, we’ve been keeping busy with our other databases. Elasticsearch 1.3.4 is now available to our Elasticsearch users. Elasticsearch 1.3.3 was released recently and included changes which reduced memory consumption…

Connecting to Compose’s RethinkDB deployments with SSH

If you install RethinkDB on your local system, you will see that it, by design, happily accepts connections from anywhere without authentication. This is great for development but does mean you have to think about how…

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…