Month: September 2016

cbping Should Be Your New Friend

If you have used the command line ping utility to check simple network connectivity between hosts, you know how useful it is. Well there is a utility like that for Couchbase now. It is aptly named cbping and it will...

Get to know our Couchbase Community – Meet Aaron Benton

Welcome to the newest member of our Couchbase Champion Community, Aaron Benton. Tell us about yourself and what you do in your daily role? I am a Senior Applications Architect for Market America / Shop.com. I work closely with our...

Addressing decentralized data security concerns with Couchbase Mobile

In today’s mobile-driven world, there’s an expectation that apps should always work – with and without an internet connection. Delivering on this expectation requires access and storage of decentralized data directly on device. This is very different from just a...

NDP Episode #10: In-Memory Data Grids with Hazelcast

I am pleased to announce that the tenth episode of The NoSQL Database Podcast has been published to all the popular podcast networks.  In this episode titled, In-Memory Data Grids with Hazelcast, I'm joined by Viktor Gamov from Hazelcast, where we...

Chicago User Group Visits – September 2016 (Videos)

I spent nearly a week in Chicago, visiting three user groups, appearing on a video podcast, and talking to everyone who would listen about Couchbase. Something happened at the Chicago .NET Developers Downtown user group that I have never seen...

/ September 23, 2016

Couchbase Node.js, Golang, Java and .NET Developer Webinars

I am pleased to announce that a collection of Couchbase developer webinars have been released to the public.  These webinars cover the construction of an issue tracking application built with various programming languages in combination with Couchbase Server. Learn how...

.NET and Couchbase – August 2016, Dayton Ohio (video)

I was a guest speaker at the Dayton .NET Developers Group on August 24, 2016. My topic was Full Stack Development with .NET and NoSQL. The group and venue kindly allowed me to record the session, and so I’ve posted...

/ September 16, 2016

Summer Project 2016 update: The Couchcase Rises

Last time, I blogged about getting the most important pieces of the Couchcase together. I installed Ubuntu on 3 Intel Compute Sticks and installed Couchbase Server on them. It’s been a while since my last update, because I ran into...

/ September 15, 2016

Couchbase Named One of the Best Private Cloud Companies to Work for by Glassdoor

We’ve had lots to celebrate at Couchbase lately and today I’m happy to announce that we have been named one of the “50 Highest Rated Private Cloud Computing Companies to Work for” in a recent study by Glassdoor and Battery...

/ September 14, 2016

Using Couchbase in a JavaFX Desktop Application

I've spent quite a bit of time dabbling with Couchbase and web applications using the awesome Java SDK, but did you know you can create desktop applications that use Couchbase to store data as well? Java desktop frameworks like JavaFX...