Preparing MongoDB on IBM Cloud
- Create the MongoDB service on IBM cloud using default configuration
Figure 1: IBM Cloud Database
Figure 2: Mongo DB default configuration
Once created the Mongo instance can be found under the services in your resource list:
Figure 3: Mongo DB service in resource list
- Add a
Service credentialsto get the mongodb.composed url: (something starting as mongodb://ibm_cloud_e154ff52_ed) the username and password.
Figure 4: Mongo DB credentials
- Get the TLS certificate as pem file:
ibmcloud cdb deployment-cacert gse-eda-mongodb > certs/mongodbca.pem
If you never used Mongo Compass tool to access a Mongo DB, you can get started with this note.