All posts by Anil Kumar, Director Product Management, Couchbase Server

As a Director of Product Management at Couchbase, Anil Kumar is responsible for Couchbase Server product development, roadmaps, positioning, messaging, and collateral. Prior to joining Couchbase, Anil spent several years working at Microsoft in the Entertainment division and most recently in the Windows and Windows Live division. Anil holds a master's degree in computer science and a bachelor's in information technology.

Couchbase Autonomous Operator on Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform 3.11

We are excited to be part of the Red Hat announcement of OpenShift Container Platform 3.11 version. In this release, Red Hat is extending application Operator capabilities to OpenShift in a Developer Preview capacity. We were one of the early...

The new Couchbase Autonomous Operator 1.0 for Kubernetes and OpenShift is now GA!

I am thrilled to announce that our brand new product Couchbase Autonomous Operator for Kubernetes is now officially GA! We are the first NoSQL database to launch a production-ready Kubernetes operator for open source Kubernetes and Red Hat OpenShift. Couchbase...

Auto-FailOver Features in Couchbase Server 5.5

Couchbase further improves high availability for mission-critical deployments and reduces operator intervention. Couchbase enhances the detection of common disk failures and automatically fails over the node with bad disks saving operators time and energy. It also handles multiple server failures...

Introducing Couchbase Operator: Running Couchbase Natively on Kubernetes and OpenShift Platform – Beta Announcement!!

Couchbase Operator enables you to run Couchbase deployments natively on Open Source Kubernetes or Enterprise Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform. The goal of the Couchbase Operator is to fully manage one or more Couchbase deployments by removing operational complexities of...

Speculative Execution Processor Vulnerabilities – Performance Impact Analysis

Last week, we published a blog with recommendation on securing Couchbase data platform in response to industry-wide security vulnerabilities. We continued to analyze the potential performance impact caused by the patched OS binaries and this blog post captures the detailed evaluation. As...

Speculative Execution Processor Vulnerabilities – ‘Meltdown and Spectre’: What you need to know

On Jan 3, 2018, Google’s Project Zero team along with several other university researchers identified several security issues with speculative execution, an optimization technique used in microprocessors to improve performance. Couchbase is aware of the recently disclosed class of processor/OS...

Announcing Couchbase Server 5.0

Couchbase Server 5.0 is here!!! I am thrilled to announce the availability of this major release. Couchbase Server 5.0 is the latest release of the most powerful NoSQL technology. Couchbase Server, the foundation of the Couchbase Data Platform, allows enterprises...

Couchbase Server on OpenShift Enterprise and Kubernetes – Developer Preview Available !!

We’re excited to announce the developer preview of Couchbase Server cluster on Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise which is based on Kubernetes. This project was a close collaboration between Couchbase, Red Hat, Amadeus and JetStack. A joint session on Deploying Couchbase...

Couchbase Server 4.6

Announcing Couchbase Server 4.6 – What’s New and Improved

Couchbase delivers the Couchbase Data Platform that powers Web, Mobile, and IoT applications for digital businesses. With our newest release, Couchbase Server 4.6 provides the availability, scalability, performance, and security that enterprises require for their mission-critical applications. What’s New and...

Introducing Couchbase Server 4.6.0 Developer Preview

Today, we’re very excited to announce the availability of Couchbase Server 4.6.0 DP. This is an early developer release that comes with some exciting capabilities for cross datacenter replication, security, query, tools, and powerful full text search capability. The Developer...