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Hyper-V: How to run Ubuntu (or any Linux) on Windows

I recently needed to install a Linux distro (Ubuntu being my favorite) in Hyper-V on Windows 10. I needed to do this because some internal builds of Couchbase were temporarily broken on Windows, but I still needed to use the...

Get to know our Couchbase Community Meet – Abbas Ahmed

Meet this week’s Couchbase Community Champion – Abbas Ahmed from Rentalcars.com in Manchester! Where are you based and what do you like to do in your spare time? I am based in Manchester, U.K., which is also my birthplace and...

N1QL: A Practical Guide

N1QL: A Practical Guide

N1QL is designed to help developer easily develop applications to solve real world problems.  Technically, N1QL is designed to give developers and enterprises an expressive, powerful, and complete language for querying, transforming, and manipulating JSON data. N1QL takes inspiration from...

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Authentication and authorization

Authentication and Authorization with RBAC

In March’s developer build, you can start to see some major changes to authentication and authorization within Role Based Access Control (RBAC) coming to Couchbase Server. These changes are a work in progress: the developer build is essentially a nightly...

Feature Enhancements to N1QL in the Couchbase Server 5.0 March Developer Build

With the recent March 2017 Developer build of Couchbase there were many bug fixes, but also feature enhancements to core technologies like N1QL.  For example, now indexes can be created on various meta information such as the document cas and...

Monitoring and profiling

Profiling and Monitoring in Couchbase Server 5.0 Preview (Update)

In March’s developer build, there are some more updates for N1QL query monitoring and profiling. Go download the March 5.0.0 developer release of Couchbase Server today. Make sure to click the “Developer” tab to get the developer build (DB), and...

FakeIt Series 2 of 5: Shared Data and Dependencies

There are tons of random data generators available, a simple Google Search will give you more than enough to choose from. However, almost all of these have the same frustrating flaw, which is they can only ever deal with a...

Couchbase 5.0 March 2017 Developer Build Features and Enhancements

It is that time again, another month, another developer build for Couchbase.  This time we have a ton of bug fixes and feature enhancements as we get one step closer to the stable release of Couchbase 5.0. The March 2017...

FakeIt Series 1 of 5: Generating Fake Data

There are countless blog posts on data modeling, key and document patterns. All of these posts give a great introduction into how to structure and model your documents in Couchbase, but none of them tell you what to do next....

NDP Episode #15: Cassandra and the Tabular Database

I am pleased to announce that the latest episode of The NoSQL Database Podcast titled, Cassandra and the Tabular Database, has been published to all the major podcasting networks.  In this episode, special guest speaker Tim Berglund and I discuss Cassandra...