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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 1.2.0 is now GA

We’re proud to announce the launch of Couchbase Autonomous Operator 1.2.0. This version ships with more advanced features that let you autonomously create, run, and manage Couchbase on Kubernetes. Now you can use all the power of Couchbase Server in...

Getting started with the Couchbase Autonomous Operator on Enterprise Pivotal Container Service (PKS)

What is the Enterprise Pivotal Container Service (PKS)? Enterprise Pivotal Container Service (PKS) uses the latest stable OSS distribution of Kubernetes—with no proprietary extensions. With Enterprise PKS, you can deploy, scale, patch, and upgrade all the Kubernetes clusters in your...

Getting started with the Couchbase Autonomous Operator on IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service

What is the IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service? IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service provides a native Kubernetes experience that is secure and easy to use. As a certified K8S provider, IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service provides intelligent scheduling, self-healing, horizontal scaling, service discovery...

Announcing Couchbase Autonomous Operator 1.1.0

We’re happy to announce the release of Couchbase Autonomous Operator 1.1.0. As many of you know, version 1.0 which got released on August 30th was the first NoSQL production-ready Kubernetes operator for open source Kubernetes and Red Hat OpenShift. Couchbase Autonomous...

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...