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Cloudant Learning Center – Replication


What is Cloudant Replication?

Watch this short video to understand how Cloudant replication keeps your data in sync across clusters.

For more details, read the replication documentation

What are the use cases for Cloudant Replication?

Watch this short video to see the use cases for Cloudant replication.

How can I replicate a sample database?

Watch this short video to see how to replicate a sample database.

Before starting the tutorials, if you haven’t created a Cloudant account yet, complete the steps on the Get Started page.

Tutorial 1: Replicate a sample database

Now try it for yourself! This tutorial walks you through replicating a sample database from the Cloudant Dashboard. ▼More

How do I check the status of a replication job?

Watch this short video to see how to check the status of a replication job.

Tutorial 2: Check replication status

Now try it for yourself! This tutorial walks you through checking the status of a replication job from the Cloudant Dashboard. ▼More

Can I use cURL to schedule replication?

Watch this short video to see how to set up and schedule replication jobs programmatically using cURL.

Tutorial 3: Create a replication job using cURL

Now try it for yourself! This tutorial walks you through creating a replication job using cURL as an alternative to using the Cloudant dashboard. ▼More

To learn more, read the replication command line documentation