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CouchDB is an open-source NoSQL document-oriented database management system that provides easy-to-use web-based interfaces for data storage, retrieval, and indexing, as well as built-in synchronization and replication capabilities.


  • Get CouchDB database connection parameters from the database owner.
  • Refer to IP allowlist to add IP addresses of Openblocks to your allowlist (if needed).

Connect to CouchDB data source

Follow the steps below:
  1. 1.
    Create a new data source in two ways. Note that this permission is restricted to workspace admins and developers.
    • Navigate to the Data Sources tab on Openblocks Homepage and click New data source.
    • When creating a new query in the app editor, click + New > + New data source.
  2. 2.
    Select Database > CouchDB as the data source type.
  3. 3.
    Set its name and configure the server URL. You can also set the user name and a password.
  4. 4.
    (Optional) Click Test connection to check whether the new data source is successfully connected.
  5. 5.
    Click Save, and it will be saved to your data source library.
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