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Documentation    Latest Updates

Upcoming Platform Upgrade - June 25

Ilya Stepanov · 27 days ago

Please note that the Appery.io App Builder (development time) will not be available Saturday, June 24 10:45PM Pacific Time - Sunday, June 25, 8:30AM Pacific Time.

The Appery.io Backend Services - API Express, Database, Push Notifications, Server Code (run-time) will not be impacted and will continu...

    Release Notes - May 21 Platform Update

    Ilya Stepanov · 2 months ago2 changes

    Our May 2017 platform update primarily includes improvements to platform infrastructure and stability, along with bug fixes.

    Here are a few improvements for API Express we want to draw your attention to:

    • Introduced a statistics tab for API Express projects for monitoring requests made by service...
    • 1 improved
    • 1 added

    Upcoming Platform Maintenance on April 14

    Ilya Stepanov · 3 months ago

    We going to do a small maintenance on April 14. Mainly to fix the Appery.io Tester app bug that prevents loading the app on Android when using a share code. Other bug fixes.

    Our status page has more details about the time frame: http://status.appery.io/

      Release Notes - April 9 Platform Update

      Max Katz · 3 months ago

      Our April 2017 platform update primarily includes improvements to platform infrastructure, stability and bug fixing.

      Here are a few notable items that have been updated:

      • Upgrade to MongoDB version 3.2. This version improves stability and performance for the Appery.io Database.
      • [API Express ...

        Upcoming Platform Maintenance on April 9

        Max Katz · 3 months ago

        Please note that the Appery.io App Builder (development time) will not be available Saturday, April 8 11:00PM Pacific Time - Sunday, April 9, 6:00AM Pacific Time.

        The Appery.io Backend Services - API Express, Database, Push Notifications, Server Code (run-time) will not be impacted and will con...

          Upcoming Platform Maintenance on March 5

          Max Katz · 4 months ago

          Learn what's new in this update.

          Please note that the Appery.io App Builder (development time) will not be available Saturday, March 4 11:00PM Pacific Time - S...

            Upcoming Database Upgrade: What You Need to Know

            Max Katz · 5 months ago

            We will be upgrading the database engine behind our cloud database to a new version. Our database is MongoDB with MMAPv1 storage engine and we will be upgrading it to WiredTiger storage engine. The update will happen on February 27, 2017.

            New Data Compression

            The new database storage engine ...

              Changes to Appery.io Tester App for iOS

              Max Katz · 5 months ago

              Our Appery.io Tester for iOS has been updated and now includes the new Cordova version.

              Unfortunately Apple rejected a feature we had for some time in the Te...

                Release Notes - January 29 Platform Update

                Max Katz · 5 months ago

                What's New

                High level overview of what’s new in this release is here.

                iOS 10

                There is now official iOS10 support. This also means any bugs we had before should now be f...

                  Appery.io Now Has Support for IPv6 Protocol

                  Max Katz · 5 months ago

                  Read more here.

                    Upcoming Platform Maintenance on January 29

                    Max Katz · 5 months ago

                    Please note that the Appery.io App Builder (development time) will not be available Saturday, January 28 11:00PM Pacific Time - Sunday, January 29, 9:30AM Pacific Time.

                    The Appery.io Backend Services - API Express, Database, Push Notifications, Server Code (run-time) will not be impacted and w...

                      New Platform Status Page

                      Max Katz · 7 months ago

                      We are happy to announce the launching of a new platform status page: http://status.appery.io. Read more about the new status page here. We have added a link to the status page on the left-hand side menu (in General section).

                        Upcoming App Builder Maintenance on November 27

                        Max Katz · 7 months ago

                        Please note that the Appery.io App Builder (development time) will not be available Saturday, November 26, 11:00PM Pacific Time - Sunday, November 27, 9:30AM Pacific Time.

                        The Appery.io Backend Services - API Express, Database, Push Notifications, Server Code (run-time) will not be impacted an...

                          An Apache Cordova Library Update Is Coming Up: What You Should Know

                          Max Katz · 8 months ago

                          In the second half of December (actual date will be published later), we are going to update the Apache Cordova library version in new Appery.io apps. When you create a new Appery.io app (jQuery Mobile, Ionic or Bootstrap), your app will automaticaly include Apache Cordova version 5.2.2 for Android ...

                            Apple App Store and IPv6 Support

                            Max Katz · 8 months ago

                            We are aware that Apple might reject some apps due to lack of IPv6 support.

                            Our Backend Services (Database, Server Code, API Express) run on the Amazon Cloud. The Amazon Cloud doesn't yet have full support for IPv6. This means our Backend Services don't have support for IPv6.

                            Even thought our Ba...

                              Update to Library Version Used in Your Appery.io jQuery Mobile App

                              Max Katz · 8 months ago

                              If one of your Appery.io jQuery Mobile apps is using Library version 2.2 or 3.0, please read this post.

                              To check the Library version, open the app and go to Project > App settings > Resources.

                              Library versions 2.2 and 3.0 are being phased out and will no longer be available or supported after Dec...

                                Video: How to Build an Ionic App to Save Form Data into a Database

                                Max Katz · 8 months ago

                                This video shows how to build an Ionic app to save form data into a database.

                                  How to Perform Basic Database Operations: Create, Read, Update and Delete

                                  Max Katz · 9 months ago

                                  Read the blog post.

                                    Video: How to Build and Test an Ionic SMS App with Nexmo API

                                    Max Katz · 9 months ago

                                    This video shows how to build an SMS app with Nexmo REST API.

                                      October Update: More Secure, Better Auto-Update, Binary Support, Google Maps and More

                                      Max Katz · 9 months ago

                                      Read more about the October platform update.

                                        Video Tutorial: How to Expose a Custom SQL Query as a Login REST API Service

                                        Max Katz · 9 months ago

                                        This video shows how to use the SQL and Script components to build a Login service. The SQL component runs a custom SQL query to check if a user exists in a database. The Script component adds custom logic to check what the SQL component returned and defines the response (user found or user not foun...

                                          Upcoming App Builder Maintenance on October 2

                                          Max Katz · 9 months ago

                                          Please note that the Appery.io App Builder (development time) will not be available Saturday, October 1, 9:30PM Pacific Time - Sunday, October 2, 8:30AM Pacific Time.

                                          The Appery.io Backend Services - API Express, Database, Push Notifications, Server Code (run-time) will not be impacted and will c...

                                            Updates to Salesforce Import Service Inside the App Builder

                                            Max Katz · 9 months ago

                                            Inside the Appery.io App Builder there is an option to connect to Salesforce and generate REST APIs. This option will no longer be available after October 2, 2016. Any apps that generated services before October 2, 2016 will not be impacted and will continue to work.

                                              New Tutorial: Using the Google Maps Component in an Ionic App

                                              Max Katz · 10 months ago

                                                Platform Update September 7, 2016

                                                Max Katz · 10 months ago4 changes

                                                Three bugs we fixed today.

                                                • 3 fixed
                                                • 1 added

                                                Video: How to Build an App with API Express and External REST API

                                                Max Katz · 10 months ago

                                                  Video: How to Import Backend Services APIs Into Your App

                                                  Max Katz · 11 months ago

                                                    Upcoming Pricing Changes

                                                    Max Katz · 11 months ago

                                                      Platform Update - July 28, 2016

                                                      Max Katz · 11 months ago3 changes

                                                      We had a small update earlier today. Not much has been updated but here it is:

                                                      • Specify HTTP response code in API Express End component.
                                                      • Binary data support in API Express has been removed (due to a bug) and will be re-released in September. Use Server Code script as a workaround.
                                                      • 2 added
                                                      • 1 known

                                                      Upcoming App Builder Maintenance on July 28

                                                      Max Katz · 12 months ago

                                                      Please note that the Appery.io App Builder (development time) will not be available Thursday, July 28, 4:30AM PT - Thursday, July 28, 6:00AM PT (90 minutes).

                                                      The Appery.io Backend Services - API Express, Database, Push Notifications, Server Code (run-time) will not be impacted and will continue to...

                                                        Welcome to Our New Docs Portal

                                                        Max Katz · 12 months ago

                                                        For the past two months we have been working on a new docs site, which we are going to launch early next week. The new site has a modern look and feel, better topic organization, improved search functionality, and a simple way to submit edits to the docs. There is a separate and modern API section (...

                                                          Switching to HTTPS in September 2016 - What You Need to Know

                                                          Max Katz · 12 months ago

                                                          We want to let you know that after September 15, 2016 we will be moving the Appery.io platform to HTTPS protocol. This blog post explains everything that you need to know about this update.

                                                            Exposing External Database to API Express

                                                            Max Katz · about a year ago

                                                            After our platform update on July 18, when exposing your database to API Express, please make sure to allow connections from the following servers:

                                                            • app5.appery.io
                                                            • app6.appery.io
                                                            • aex1.appery.io
                                                            • aex2.appery.io
                                                            • aex3.appery.io
                                                            • aex4.appery.io

                                                            More information about setting up a [database c...