Backbeam-server is a compatible implementation of Backbeam.io, a cloud backend-as-a-service. This project is maintained by the creators of Backbeam and this project will pass similar tests to keep its compatibility.
If you are upgrading from 0.5.x to 0.6.x, please see the CHANGELOG
We want our customers to be happy and one of the things that most worry our customers is the vendor-lockin problem. Providing an Open Source implementation solves this problem.
Another important reason is flexibility. Having the opportunity to host your own backbeam-compatible stack you can do many things such as:
backbeam-serverin your Continuous Integration server for testing purpouses
backbeam-serveryou will have to implement your infrastructure to support scalability, backups, server configuration, security protection, etc.
backbeam-serveryou just need to use your favorite version control tool.
npm install backbeam-server -g
backbeam create. This will generate the basic structure
http://localhost:3000in your browser and you will see an example web controller running.
http://localhost:3000/adminin your browser and you will see the admin panel.
config.jsonyou need to run:
backbeam migratewith the server running or you can go to the admin panel to refresh the configuration (
Configuration → Schmea changesand then
Reload configuration). That will show you the required SQL commands to update your database schema. You can run them by clicking on
Run SQL commands.
Both backbeam.io and
backbeam-server provide the following features
bqlsupport on top of
bqlon top of