Couchbase Blog

January 23, 2013

How Many Nodes? Part 1: An introduction to sizing a Couchbase Server 2.0 cluster

The first part of this series gives an overview of the considerations that should be taken into account when sizing a Couchbase Server 2.0 cluster for production.  The second part takes a deeper look at specific use cases and scenarios.

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January 18, 2013

Understanding Letter Ordering in View Queries

Map/Reduce Views are an important part of Couchbase 2.0 and understanding how to query them is also important. Our documentation is great and can be found here: http://www.couchbase.com/docs/couchbase-manual-2.0/couchbase-views.html

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January 8, 2013

Caching Doctrine Entities with Couchbase

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This blog post gives you an introduction on how you can speed up your Doctrine ORM layer by using Couchbase Server 2.0 as a simple, fast and elastic cache in front of your entities.

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January 4, 2013

XDCR with ASP.NET and Nancy

You're probably aware of the new Cross Data Center Replication (XDCR) feature of Couchbase Server 2.0.  Its most obvious utility is to allow you to replicate data from one Couchbase cluster to another.  However, there are more novel use cases for XDCR.  One of the more notable examples is Couchbase and Elastic Search integration

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December 12, 2012

Key-value or document database? Couchbase 2.0 bridges the gap.

Early this morning, Couchbase 2.0 was officially released. The release is a big step forward for the Couchbase open source project and, in my opinion, has the potential to shake up the NoSQL landscape. You can read all about the new features and capabilities in other blog posts but I’d like to focus here on why I think this release is significant.

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December 12, 2012

Announcing the release of Couchbase Server 2.0

Let me start-off with the big news first. Couchbase Server 2.0 is here!  I am thrilled to announce the availability of this major release. Couchbase Server 2.0 transforms Couchbase into a document database allowing users to build richer and more powerful web and mobile applications.  You can now use Couchbase either as a key-value store or a document database based on your application requirements.

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December 12, 2012

NoSQL and the next wave in the evolution of data management

It is an exciting time to be at Couchbase. And, I get to kick off my first blog post with the announcement of the 2.0 release of our document database. It is my privilege to be a part of a team that is bridging the world of distributed/clustered systems with managing large unstructured and semi-structured datasets.

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December 12, 2012

I've installed Couchbase Server 2.0, now what?

Setting up Couchbase Server can be really easy but if you haven’t installed it yet, here are  step-by-step instructions. If you’re new to Couchbase Server 2.0 and are wondering what’s new, this blog will give you a quick tour of the product and explain a few key concepts. So let’s get started.

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