MongoDB console is a web application program that manages MongoDB instances. You can create and manage an instance, set the IP whitelist, password, and network, and perform other operations on the MongoDB console.
Use your Alibaba Cloud account to log on to the MongoDB console. If you do not have an Alibaba Cloud account, click Register.
The console homepage displays the same information for all MongoDB cluster version instances.
Log on to the MongoDB console, and go to the Instance List page, as shown in the following figure. Note that the figure is only an example, the actual page may be different.
|1||List of cluster version instances||The MongoDB console homepage displays the instances in an account in a region.|
|2||Region||Click a region. The instances in this region are displayed in the instance list.|
|3||Refresh||Refresh the instance information page.|
|4||Create instance||Instance creation portal.|
|5||Instance ID||Click an instance ID to go to the instance detail page.|
|6||View||Click View to go to the instance detail page.|
|7||Release||Click Release to release a selected instance.|
Log on to the MongoDB console. Click an instance ID in the instance list or View to go to the Basic Information page, as shown in the following table.
|Console page name||Block name||Description||Links of common operations|
|Operating space on the window||-||Back up and restart instances.||-Backup an instance|
-Restart an instance
|Basic information||Basic information||Display the basic information of an instance, such as instance ID, region, network type, instance type, and disk space.||-|
|Account management||You can view the instance account and reset the password.||Reset a password|
|Configuration information||Display the database version, instance creation time, and instance network type.||-|
|Useful information||Display the command syntax used to connect to ApsaraDB for MongoDB.||-|
|Current resource status||Display the number of Mongos nodes and shard nodes of a selected instance.||- Add Mongos|
- Add shards
|Mongos or shard||- Click Mongos to log on to, restart, and view the Mongos nodes of a selected instance, or modify the node configuration.|
- Click “Shard” to log on to, restart, and view the shard nodes of a selected instance, or modify the node configuration.
- Database read and write operations may fail when nodes are restarted. Therefore, it is not advised to perform the Create, Retrieve, Update, and Delete (CRUD) operations on the database when the database or nodes are restarted.
|- Change configuration|
- Log on to the database
- Restart nodes
- View the operation monitor information of Mongos or shard nodes.
|Backup and recovery||Backup list||You can view and download a list of data backups from a selected time period and create an instance at a specified time point.||Download backup data|
|Backup settings||Automatic backup can be periodically performed according to the selected time point.||Set backup cycle|
|Monitoring information||Resource monitoring||View the monitor information of Mongos nodes and shard nodes from a specified time period based on selected indicators.||-|
|Security control||Security control||You can set an IP whitelist.||IP whitelist setting|