Blogs

April 1, 2014

April 1: The Week in Couchbase NoSQL

Happy April Fools from Couchbase! Though today's blogpost is no joke. We've been amping it up and have lots to share with you all including the Couchbase Server 2.5.1 and 3rd Developer Preview of N1QL!

RELEASES:

Couchbase Server 2.5.1

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April 1, 2014

JOIN me in ushering in Developer Preview 3 of N1QL !

Let's JOIN hands to welcome DP3!
I am super excited to announce the immediate availability of Developer Preview 3 of the Query Language from Couchbase (N1QL).

Its an amazing experience to be a part of this wonderful team that is building a query language that paves the way for creating rich data applications. DP3 is our latest preview release and is a significant milestone for this project. One of the key features of this release is - yes, you guessed it from the title - JOINs.

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March 31, 2014

Announcing Couchbase Server 2.5.1

We’re happy to announce the release of Couchbase Server 2.5.1 Enterprise Edition. As many of you may know, the 2.5 release introduced several exciting features like rack-zone awareness and, secure cross datacenter replication that provided better reliability and security for enterprises.  

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March 31, 2014

Shopper or Merchant? Check-out N1QL Querying

N1QL is a next generation query language for Couchbase Server. It goes beyond SQL and the relational model in several ways--most importantly, attributes in N1QL can contain multiple values, and these values can be nested. In this blog, we will go over some N1QL queries that are commonly seen in an e-commerce application. This kind of app would have a variety of rich data related to products, customers, and purchases.

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March 26, 2014

March 26: The Week in Couchbase NoSQL

A lot going on here at Couchbase. Follow the official handle @couchbase for the latest news as it goes live or you can find me @aobendorf.

EVENTS:

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March 24, 2014

NoSQL and the Hybrid Cloud

If a NoSQL database can be deployed on-premise or it can be deployed in the cloud, why can’t it be deployed on-premise and in the cloud? It can, and it should. This article highlights a variety of hybrid cloud use cases for NoSQL database deployments.

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March 18, 2014

MongoDB and Scale Out? No, says MongoHQ

You may have heard that MongoDB has issues with scaling out. You may have heard that Viber is replacing MongoDB with Couchbase Server. Have you heard that MongoHQ has to scale up?

I agree with MongoHQ on one thing. It's easier to scale up. While scaling up may be the only solution for MongoDB, it is not the right solution. What happens when there is no more room to scale up? I think that MongoHQ would prefer to scale out, but they realized that MongoDB was not engineered for it.

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March 17, 2014

March 17: The Week in Couchbase NoSQL

 

A lot going on here at Couchbase. Follow the official handle @couchbase for the latest news as it goes live or you can find me @aobendorf.

EVENT SPOTLIGHT: Couchbase Live [London]

Official Hashtag: #CBliveLDN

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March 11, 2014

Rolling Upgrades

One of the capabilities of Couchbase Server is the ability to do online upgrades without downtime. This is in part due to Couchbase’s auto-sharding and rebalancing features. In this blog post we will walk through the recommended approaches of doing a rolling upgrade. While all of these approaches are possible ways of upgrading, they are listed in order of what is considered best practice. Preference is given to ease of operation, keeping the cluster and application online and operational, as well as consistent performance while the upgrade is happening.

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March 10, 2014

March 10: The Week in Couchbase NoSQL

Blogs, buzz and more! Follow @couchbase for updates as they happen. This week in Couchbase: 

FEATURED CONTENT

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