Blogs

September 11, 2014

The NoSQL Cage Match: Round 2

Architecture matters. A lot.

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September 11, 2014

MongoDB and Apache Cassandra / DataStax, where art thou?

Today, Thumbtack Technology published a blog post highlighting the final results of the NoSQL benchmark (link).

In June, the databases were benchmarked on 4 physical servers. I could see MongoDB and DataStax in the rearview mirror (link). Then, the databases were benchmarked on 4, 6, and 8 physical servers.

The performance tests were executed with two workloads.

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September 2, 2014

Couchbase .NET SDK 1.3.9 Released!

Today we released a very minor version 1.3.9 of the Couchbase .NET SDK with a single patch. With the .NET SDK 2.0 Beta just around the corner, priorities have shifted to 2.0 development and specifically: stamping out major bugs, documentation and the new example applications.

As always, the binaries can be found on S3 or you can install it directly througgh Nuget by typeing the following in the Nuget Package Manager Console:

Install-Package CouchbaseNetClient -Version 1.3.9

 

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August 28, 2014

Updates to Couchbase Mobile with 1.0.2

Hi Couchbase Mobile users, since our 1.0.0 release we've been make gradual pushes of bug fixes and performance optimizations to the public. Our latest efforts in addressing the feedback we received for 1.0.0 was made this week with the release of 1.0.2 packages for Couchbase Lite iOS and Android, as well as a 1.0.2 release for the Sync Gateway.

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August 27, 2014

DevOps Webinar: Provisioning NoSQL to Cloud Infrastructure with Apache Brooklyn

Alex Heneveld, CTO Cloudsoft, will be introduce Apache Brooklyn (link) and demonstrate how to deploy Couchbase Server to Amazon Web Services with Cloudsoft Application Management Platform (AMP), a commerically supported distribution of Apache Brooklyn.

What is Apache Brooklyn?

Brooklyn is a framework for modeling, monitoring, and managing applications through autonomic blueprints.

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August 18, 2014

Couchbase Weekly: 2014-08-18

So here is what has been happening in Couchbase recently

Couchbase 3.0 Office Hours Matt, Don, Michael and Annie did a great hangout focusing on 3.0, which is out in beta right now and answered questions along the way.

require('lx') Had its anniversary meetup (yes there was cake) and Phil talked about Couchbase node.js and how it works together to build applications which scale.

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August 13, 2014

Couchbase .NET SDK 1.3.8 Released; Plus an Important Release Note!

Today we are releasing version 1.3.8 of the Couchbase .NET SDK. Like the previous couple of 1.X releases, this is a bug fix/maintanence release. Note that nearly all new development is happening on the 2.0 Version of the .NET SDK, which should be GA early this fall!

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August 5, 2014

Node.JS SDK 2.0.0-beta Released!

We’ve just released a shiney new version of our Node.js SDK, now in Beta.  This release reflects a significant amount of change from our previous SDK releases, including a brand new API which should be far easier to get started with and use, better documentation and numerous performance enhancements through our related project, libcouchbase.

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July 25, 2014

Couchbase .NET SDK 2.0 Developer Preview 3

As a follow to the previous DP2 in June, we are releasing another developer preview, DP3. This developer preview, adds a plethora of bug fixes, features and most importantly, changes to the public API by way of a) providing methods for working with “documents” and b) changing the way a cluster object is instantiated. We have also moved the repo from CouchbaseLabs to Couchbase proper on Github; I’ll touch on that a bit later.

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July 23, 2014

Sneak peek: What's new in Couchbase Server 3.0!

Over the last year or so, we have been working on a vast number of features and improvements for our next major release. Today, we are ready to pull back the curtain on Couchbase Server 3.0.

With 3.0, Couchbase Architecture continues to be one of the core strengths and with this release, we have further strengthened the fundamental capabilities and extended the breadth of use cases that Couchbase supports. 3.0 release focuses on five major pillars with many large enhancements in each area:

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