Release Notes - Cloud Console

The Fauna Cloud Console is on an accelerated release schedule, with a new release appearing, usually, every week.

These release notes cover new features, enhancements, and bugs fixed since the 1.0.0 release.

Version 1.3.3 - released 2019-05-23


  • The index field serialized has been moved to the Advanced tab.

  • Unnecessary subtitles have been removed.

  • The URL format for instances has been made consistent with other resource URL formats.

  • Hotjar metrics are now disabled for sensitive data.


  • Eliminated collisions between index names and RESTful URLs.

  • The serialized values for non-unique indexes are now displayed correctly.

Version 1.3.2 - released 2019-05-22


  • Eliminated collisions between resource names and RESTful URLs.


  • Revised sign-up page to clarify which e-mail address to provide.

Version 1.3.1 - released 2019-05-15


  • You can now jump directly to an instance from an instance list. The "Copy to Clipboard" functionality still exists.

  • App performance improvements.

  • Breadcrumb navigation has been simplified, and "Back" arrow behavior is smarter.


  • Indexes with no terms no longer throw an error when viewing.

  • Indexes can be renamed again.

Version 1.3.0 - released 2019-05-08


  • The CRUD workflow for all resource types (database, class, index, instance, keys) has been refactored to be clearer.

  • Usage reporting is now more granular and accurate.

  • Navigation and breadcrumbs have been improved.

  • When you create a Class index, it becomes active immediately.

  • The FQL tab on resource screens shows you the code behind the resource objects.


  • Responsive layouts for mobile devices have been fixed.

  • Inaccuracies in read usage metrics have been fixed.

  • Minor issues in the FQL editor have been resolved.

  • Empty instances now display correctly.

  • The Logout feature now works.

  • Links to Pricing information have been fixed.

Version 1.2.4 - released 2019-04-08


  • Console can now return up to 1,000 classes, indexes, or child databases for a single query (up from 64).

  • Retrieving documents is now capped at 100 records, until pagination is implemented, to improve the user experience.

  • Usage information displays more uniformly.


  • Creating an index with no terms and values no longer throws a "not active" error.

  • The workflow for creating a key for a deeply-nested child database now behaves as expected.

  • UI consistency tweaks.

Version 1.2.3 - released 2019-03-20


  • The metrics tooltips no longer truncate text.


  • The logic for computing metrics has been moved to a background service, and the console now consumes metrics data from the service.

Version 1.2.2 - released 2019-03-12


  • Read and write transaction counts on the metrics and billing pages now display using integers instead of floats.

  • Changing the URL now closes alerts.

  • Name for keys is now actually optional.


  • Fixed issue where usage in bytes was displaying with decimal points.

  • Zero-byte usage values are no longer displayed.

Version 1.2.1 - released 2019-03-07


  • Fixed editing of indexes with binding terms. Previously, the page would show an error if the index used bindings.

  • Fixed usage metrics to properly show usage on child databases.

  • Addressed issue where <hr> tags were not properly rendered on Firefox.


  • Usage charts now adjust their units dynamically to be more readable. For example, we now show 1.2GB instead of 1200MB.

  • Added a download link in the help menu, so that you can easily download Fauna if you need it for local development.

Version 1.2 - released 2019-02-28

  • Updated to React 18.3 (We ♥ hooks!)

  • Improved UX for instance cards.

  • Changes to Home child database columns.

  • The Usage Reset clock is now localized.

  • Tweaked database chart colors.

Version 1.1.1 - released 2019-02-20

  • Displayed usage/billing calculation was incorrect by a factor of 100.

  • Added screen for oAuth redirection.

  • Automatic search on an index when there are no terms.

  • track and history values allow 0 on classes.

Version 1.1 - released 2019-02-15

  • Create Instance from a Class.

  • View Instance by Reference.

  • Patched some priority issues.

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