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All posts by Cihan Biyikoglu, Director of Product Management, Couchbase

Cihan Biyikoglu is a director of product management at Couchbase, responsible for the Couchbase Server product. Cihan is a big data enthusiast who brings over twenty years of experience to Redis Labs’ product team. Cihan started his career as a C/C++ developer.

Kicking off the week at Wall Street : Couchbase Live New York 2015

Hi There Couchers, We are at the kick off here at Wall Street for Couchbase Live New York – 2015. This will be an exciting week with great news, presentations and demos from Couchbase and customers here in the east...

Release Candidate for Couchbase Server 4.0 is Here

Today we’re excited to announce the release of Couchbase Server 4.0 Release Candidate (RC0) for testing. Release Candidate improves on the Couchbase Server 4.0 RC0 release from June with quality improvements. 4.0 release is a major release with major architectural...

Introducing Couchbase Server 4.0 Developer Preview

We’re excited to pull back the curtain on the developer preview of Couchbase Server 4.0. This early release comes with many great enhancements, including new query interface with N1QL (SQL+JSON), brand new indexing for low latency queries with Global Secondary...

Introducing N1QL: SQL gene in NoSQL

SQL Gene in NoSQL: Introducing N1QL NoSQL have been a reaction to relational movement that required rigid schema. Relational database bundled SQL query language to powerfully search and reshape the results to compensate. With version 4.0, Couchbase Server contains both the...

Couchbase Server hits 1M writes/sec with 3B items with 50 nodes on Google Cloud

High Performance with Couchbase Server on Google Cloud Couchbase Server is an open source, multi-model NoSQL distributed database that incorporates a JSON document database and key-value store. Couchbase Server is built on a memory-centric architecture designed to deliver consistent high...

New Model for Database Scalability with Couchbase Server 4.0…

Over the years, one of the top sites I enjoy reading is HighScalability.com. I recently posted a new article there, covering how Couchbase Server 4.0 will extend the scalibility models you can choose from.  If you'd like to know things like, what the walls &...

Read-Your-Own-Write? 50x Faster in Couchbase Server 3.0 with Incremental Map/Reduce Views

RYOW (read your own write) can be tricky with some of the NoSQL databases but not with Couchbase Server. With Couchbase Server active vbucket takes the writes and reads by default (though you can read from replicas if you like...

Database Change Protocol: The super-conductor that wires Couchbase Server 3.0 replication

Database Change Protocol (DCP) is the core replication protocol for version 3.0 and is used to connect nodes and clusters across geo distributed data centers. In this post, we’ll dive deep into its workings and how it enables higher availability, performance and scale with Couchbase...

Enhanced Windows Platform Support, Greater Performance & Improved Data Security! Couchbase Server 3.0.2 is here…

Today, Couchbase is pleased to announce the availability of Couchbase Server 3.0.2, a release building upon the 3.0 product family. With 1000s of hours in production use across many global enterprises, and with 100s of quality improvements in 3.0.2 that...

Lifecycle of a Node in Couchbase Server Demystified: Adding & Removing Nodes, Rebalancing & Failover

One of the top attributes of Couchbase Server is its simplicity when it comes to deploying and managing a cluster. Changing the topology of a cluster can be done simply within couchbase through a few actions and few states AND...