External Database for HipChat

Hi Team,

What is the DB type use by HipChat Server?

Can we have an external DB for HipChat Server?

Thanks in advance


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Ahmad Danial Atlassian Team Apr 08, 2015

Hey, Samuel.

I believe that it uses MySQL (MariaDB). On top of that, it also uses Redis and ElasticSearch - http://highscalability.com/blog/2014/1/6/how-hipchat-stores-and-indexes-billions-of-messages-using-el.html As of now, I don't think there is any possibility of having external database for HipChat Server. 

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