Cloudant Fundamentals: Using the Bulk API

Bulk up your CRUD (part 5 of 10)

  • GET or POST /db/_all_docs - for reads
  • POST /db/_bulk_docs - for creates, updates and deletions
Bulk candy, bulk docs — you get the idea. Photo by Matt Schwartz on Unsplash

Creating documents in bulk

Reading the documents back in bulk

Updating documents in bulk

  • add the _id/_rev of each document
  • add the data we want to add, in this case the IMDB URL of each actor

Bulk deletions

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