- Author: IBM
- Date of last update: 10/07/2019
IBM Cloudant is a fully managed JSON document database that offers independent serverless scaling of provisioned throughput capacity and storage. Cloudant is compatible with Apache CouchDB and accessible through a simple to use HTTPS API for web, mobile, serverless, and IoT applications. Cloudant is SOC2 and ISO 27001 compliant with HIPAA readiness optional for Dedicated Hardware environments. Cloudant Standard plan instances come with a 99.95% SLA. All data is encrypted at rest and over the wire. Cloudant JSON documents are stored in triplicate across three separate availability zones for in-region HA/DR in regions that support AZ's. Any Cloudant instance deployed from the Frankfurt region/location will be in an EU-managed environment. See https://ibm.com/cloud/cloudant or the documentation link below for more details.