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Anil Kumar is the Director of Product Management at Couchbase. Anil’s career spans more than 15+ years building software products across various domains, including enterprise software, mobile services, and voice and video services. He is a hands-on product leader responsible for Couchbase Server, Couchbase Cloud, and Kubernetes product lines, including evangelizing the product strategy and vision with customers, partners, developers, and analysts. Before joining Couchbase, Anil spent several years working at Microsoft Redmond in the Entertainment division and most recently in the Windows and Windows Live division. Anil holds a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Toronto (Canada) and a bachelor’s in information technology from Visvesvaraya Technological University (India).

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...

Official YUM and APT Repos for Couchbase Now Available

We are super excited to announce that we have created and deployed new yum and apt-get repos for installing Couchbase products. We now provide a single “couchbase-release” package in both RPM and DEB for installing latest versions of – Couchbase...

Couchbase Server 3.1.0 Enterprise Edition – now available!

We’re happy to announce the release of Couchbase Server 3.1.0 Enterprise Edition. As many of you know, version 3.0 revamped the architecture to deliver new database capabilities and major enhancements in many other areas. Version 3.1.0 is the first minor release of...

Announcing the release of Couchbase Server 3.0.3

We’re happy to announce the release of Couchbase Server 3.0.3 Enterprise Edition. As many of you may know, the 3.0 was significant release for the company and had many architectural changes also introduced several exciting features like tunable memory and,...

Announcing newer version of Couchbase Plug-in for Elasticsearch

We’re happy to announce the update to our Couchbase Plug-in for ElasticSearch. Plug-in is now updated to work with latest release of Couchbase Server 2.5.1 and Elasticsearch 1.0.1. If you’re using Elasticsearch plug-in your Couchbase deployment and planning to upgrade...