New Database Integration: Google Cloud Firestore (Firebase)

by Jan König on Jan 18, 2019

The Jovo Framework now supports Google Cloud Firestore, the database service offered by Google Firebase. You can now use this integration to easily store user specific data for your Alexa Skills and Google Actions built with Jovo.

Getting Started with Firestore and Jovo

Docs: Google Cloud Firestore Database Integration

Download the package like this:

Firestore can be enabled in the src/app.js file like this:

Inside your config.js file you have to set your credential and your databaseURL. You can also optionally set the collection name (default is UserData):

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Jan König

Co-founder at Jovo

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