Example of connectivity between FIREBASE database and InterSystems IRIS.
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Docker (if you are using Windows, make sure you set your Docker installation to use “Linux containers”).
Build the image that we will use during the workshop:
$ git clone https://github.com/intersystems-ib/workshop-firebase $ cd workshop-firebase $ docker-compose build
Firebase is a Google platform for the development of web applications, for this example we are going to create an adapter to connecto with Cloud Firestore, a NoSQL database available in Firebase.
Very easy! Just run the following command to start the IRIS instance:
$ docker-compose up -d
An IRIS Community installed and accesible from the Management Portal (user: superuser / password: sys).
A production with a Business Service configured, this BS has a custom adapter configured to connect with a Cloud Firestore database using Embedded Python. There are two parameters to be configured:
A requirements.txt with the Python library necessary to connect with Firebase project.