This topic describes the release history of ApsaraDB for MongoDB and reference topics.

December 2019 to May 2020

Feature Description Release date Supported regions Topic
Multiple security group Each ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance can be added in up to 10 security groups. 2020-05-22 All Configure a whitelist for an ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance
Major version upgrade You can now upgrade MongoDB from the earlier version to version 4.2. 2020-04-24 All Upgrade the database version of an ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance
New log auditing system ApsaraDB for MongoDB has upgraded it log auditing system. It now provides fast filtering and searching abilities from multiple dimentions. At the same time, the new logging system integrates new methods to demonstrate instance status, such as top client IP, top commands, and top users. You can specify the types of data you want to show on the console and download any type of data according to your needs. Compared with the previous version of the log auditing system, the new version has great improvement on many aspects. 2020-03-27 All Enable audit log service (new version)

July to November 2019

Feature Description Release date Supported region Topic
Security groups in whitelists

You can add ECS security groups to ApsaraDB for MongoDB whitelists to facilitate O&M.

After an ECS security group is added to an ApsaraDB for MongoDB whitelist, all ECS instances in the security group can access the ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance over the internal network. Note that ECS instances and the ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance must have the same network type. If the network type is VPC, they must have the same VPC ID. ECS instances can also access the ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance over the Internet. In this case, the ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance must have a public connection string.

November 25, 2019 All regions Add an ECS security group
Tag management The tag management feature was released. If you have a large number of instances, you can classify them by creating multiple tags and binding these tags to your instances. Then you can filter your instances by tag. November 15, 2019 All regions

Create a tag

Bind existing tags

Filter instances by tag

Unbind or delete a tag

April to June 2019

Feature Description Release date Supported region Topic
Service availability The new Service Availability page allows you to customize the distribution of primary and secondary node roles across zones to achieve fine-grained deployment of zone-disaster recovery. June 27, 2019 All regions

View zones of nodes

Switch node roles

Export instance list The instance list can be exported to facilitate export management and business reconciliation. May 23, 2019 All regions Export the list of instances
Sharded cluster instances support zone-disaster recovery Sharded cluster instances support zone-disaster recovery to avoid business interruption caused by single-zone failures. May 7, 2019 All regions Create a multi-zone sharded cluster instance
Password-free access within a VPC Password-free access within a VPC is supported. No modification is required after you migrate data to the cloud. April 18, 2019 All regions Enable or disable password-free access for an ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance

January to March 2019

Feature Description Release date Supported region Topic
Single-database backup and recovery Physical backup and recovery of a single database is supported. Under normal conditions, the efficiency of single-database backup and recovery is three to five times higher than that of full data backup and recovery. Single-database backup and recovery can greatly reduce the waiting time for backup and recovery. March 22, 2019 All regions Restore data to a new ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance from databases
New console The new console provides better interactive experience and optimizes user access paths for features such as backup, monitoring, and security settings. It allows you to manage instances more efficiently. February 14, 2019 All regions N/A
New zone Zone B is added in the Japan (Tokyo) region. January 24, 2019 Japan (Tokyo) N/A

References

For more information, see Product Updates.