Month: July 2018

Rollback Mitigation in Kafka Connector 3.4 Beta

Last time, we talked about the Couchbase Kafka connector’s support for compression and IPv6. Since then we’ve enhanced the sink connector with support for setting time-to-live values for incoming documents, and added the ability to assign document IDs composed of...

/ July 16, 2018

10 other things that Devops/Sys Admins must know about Couchbase

1- Couchbase has a Restful API for Administrative tasks Couchbase’s Web Console is just a consumer of the Administrative Restful API. As such, you can automate nearly any operation that would normally require you to log into the web console:...

KOPS: Running Couchbase Cluster on Kubernetes at Scale

Put in simple terms, kops is kubectl for kubernetes (k8s) clusters. The power of kubernetes is that it removes vendor lock-in, provides portability for your apps, databases incase decision gets made to different cloud vendor or if the cloud workflows...

/ July 11, 2018

Joining JSON: Comparing Couchbase N1QL & MongoDB

As NoSQL databases evolved, each added higher level APIs or languages to help programmers to complex things easily. SQL, having done that for relational data, showed the way. In SQL, developers say WHAT needs to be done and the database...

/ July 11, 2018

Multi-document transactions: ACID and Couchbase Part 2

Multi-document transactions were not covered in the previous post in this series: ACID Properties and Couchbase. That blog post covered the building blocks of ACID that Couchbase supports for the single document. In this blog post, we’re going to use...