Perry Krug's blog

April 1, 2014

How Many Nodes? Part 4: Monitoring for Sizing

Welcome back everyone, this will be the last post in this series around sizing.

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August 14, 2013

How Many Nodes? Part 3: Hardware considerations

The first two parts of this series covered an overview of the 5 factors of sizing a Couchbase Server cluster, and a more in depth look at various use cases and features and the effects they have on sizing.

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February 18, 2013

How Many Nodes? Part 2: Sizing a Couchbase Server 2.0 cluster

In the first part of this series, I gave an overview of the 5 factors that determine the sizing of your Couchbase cluster: RAM, disk (IO and size), CPU, network and data distribution.  In this second part, I want to go into more detail about specific use cases and scenarios to see how various application designs and workloads affect these various factors.

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November 4, 2011

Rebalancing With Couchbase Part II

This is the second part of a two-part piece that gets into the nitty gritty details of Couchbase's rebalancing technology. The first part deals with the basic mechanics and background of the rebalancing process. In this second part, we'll take a closer look at how to monitor the rebalance process and how to stop and deal with rebalancing issues.

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October 27, 2011

Rebalancing With Couchbase Part I

This is the first of two blog posts getting into some of the nitty gritty details of Couchbase's rebalancing technology. This first one details the rebalance functionality itself, and the second discusses how to monitor and work with it.

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October 13, 2011

Couchbase Server 2.0: Most Common Questions (and Answers)

I just finished up a nine-week technical webinar series highlighting the features of our upcoming release of Couchbase Server 2.0. It was such a blast interacting with the hundreds of participants, and I was blown away by the level of excitement, engagement and anticipation for this new product.

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June 8, 2011

Take a (video) tour of Membase Server 1.7

Hello everyone, Perry Krug hailing you from the Couchbase headquarters in Mountain View, CA where we’ve just released the next major version of Membase Server: 1.7.

For a visual demonstration of the new UI in 1.7, including a look at our 100-node cluster, please watch a brief (5 minute) video.

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For details of the release, read on!

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February 1, 2011

Membase for Dummies: Moxi and Membase

I'm happy to present the fifth installment of my "Membase for Dummies" video blog series. The other entries are in the series are:

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December 15, 2010

Membase for Dummies: Monitoring Data Buckets in Membase

Greetings all! This is the fourth installment of my "Membase for Dummies" video blog series. The other entries are in the series are:

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November 30, 2010

Membase for Dummies: Creating a bucket within Membase

Welcome back!  This is the third installment of the "Membase for Dummies" video blog series. The other entries in the series are:

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