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Status Planned for future release
Created by Guest
Created on Nov 1, 2017

Need capability to backup and restore collections across environments

#SalesForce, #ServiceNow, #Watson Teacher Advisor : In WDS, there are No backup/restore tooling for collections. This is affecting migration of collections across environments such as from dev to staging/testing and then to production. This is affecting external partners like SalesForce as well as internal customers like Watson for Education to come up with their backup mechanisms in place which is not scalable across our customers as well as not maintainable as WDS comes out with new features etc.  

  • Guest
    Nov 15, 2017

    From email with Laksh - this also assumes all training, models, etc... are backed up and restored as well to support a "promotion" use case across dev/qa/prod


User controlled backup / restore function

I want user controlled backup / restore function per collection. This backup desirable including all collection data with training state.
about 4 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Planned for future release

Ability to export/import or migrate the data from a collection to another.

We have a Discovery corpus with over 50K documents several of which have large documents (PDF's, Word Docs etc). It take over 9 hours to recreate the full Discovery collection from scratch. It would really help if there was a way to export a col...
over 4 years ago in Watson Discovery Service (WDS) 0 Delivered