Blogs

September 30, 2014

Performance: Managing threads in Couchbase 2.x

In this blog post you will get an overview of two related performance optimizations that you can do for Couchbase 2.5.1 and below. This is not for 3.x for reasons you can read at the bottom of this post. The two changes directly effect performance of reading and writing in Couchbase. Also know that you must have a properly sized cluster before you start messing with these settings. If you do not, you may cause more problems for the cluster than you solve.

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September 26, 2014

Couchbase Connect San Fran 2014 - stop by and say hi...

Hi there, I'll be at Couchbase Connect San Fran on oct 6th and 7th. If you are there, make sure to stop by my talks and say hi!

With this talk, I'll dive deep into the new features and hidden gems in 3.0. You may feel dizzy and heads may spin...

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September 25, 2014

Dissecting the NoSQL Benchmark

Let's dissect the Fall 2014 NoSQL Benchmark.

Apache Cassandra / DataStax Enterprise. MongoDB. Couchbase Server.

Go.

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September 16, 2014

PHP SDK 2.0.0 Beta 2

I am pleased to announce the next beta release of our new PHP SDK.  This release primarily consists of minor bug fixes in addition to initial support for cross-sdk data types.

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September 12, 2014

Introducing Couchbase .NET SDK 2.0 Beta!

Some call it “bayduh”, others like my colleague Don Pinto here at Couchbase call it “bee-tah”; but whatever you call it were shipping it! After many months of development and three developer previews, we proudly present the Couchbase .NET SDK 2.0! This is an entire rewrite of the SDK and one in which we feel will make it easier to write highly scalable Internet applications with Couchbase server using any .NET Framework language.

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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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