Simple queries against Oracle Cloud NoSQL Database

I have been struggling in my first simple steps with querying data in a NoSQL Database table on Oracle Cloud. Creating the table is easy enough — either in the console or through Terraform or the CLI. However, the data that my Node application creates in the table seemed very difficult to query. Either in the console or in the CLI, I could not easily get a hold on my data — beyond a simple select * from table that returns all rows.

I am a newbie with Oracle NoSQL database — but not a stranger to SQL. So how hard can it be? This article…