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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.

Couchbase Connect San Fran 2014 – stop by and say hi…

Hi there, I’ll be at Couchbase Connect San Fran on oct 6th and 7th. If you are there, make sure to stop by my talks and say hi! Deep Dive: What’s New in Couchbase Server 3.0 – October 6 @...

Cost of Computing, Large Energy Consumption, Massive Cost of Running Data Center… AND How Couchbase can Help You Lower All

I spent the last few years at a number of companies with large computational needs. Both at Microsoft’s Azure and Twitter, cost of computation (a.k.a the $s it takes to run your systems) was a key metric of success. It...

CAP Theorem and Couchbase Server… But this time with XDCR

CAP is well known to many so I won’t spend the time to explain the intro material here but wanted to correctly identify a misconception that came up a few times in conversations recently. Here is the punchline for this...

Multi-tenancy with Couchbase Server

Couchbase Server is frequently used in the public and private cloud deployments and SaaS application settings and tenancy model question comes up often. I wanted to explain a couple of the options for setting up multi-tenancy with Couchbase Server. Obviously,...

The next generation storage engine for Couchbase Server and Couchbase Lite: ForestDB. Now available in Beta!

ForestDB project is an open source embeded key/value storage engine with great performance and space efficiency. The project started implementation a year ago. The main objective was to address the main drawbacks of typical B+-Tree index structure and push disk...

Better Data Protection in Couchbase Server 3.0

With Couchbase Server 3.0, we have introduced a great new protocol for data synchronization named DCP (database change protocol). DCP powers many facilities within Couchbase Server including maintaining replicas, rebalance, node recovery, back-ups, indexing all the way to XDCR replication....