All posts by Matthew Groves, Developer Advocate

Matthew is a Developer Advocate for Couchbase, and lives in the Central Ohio area. He has experience as a web developer as a consultant, in-house developer, and product developer. He has been a regular speaker at conferences and user groups all over the United States, and he has written AOP in .NET for Manning Books. He has experience in C# and .NET, but also with other web-related tools and technologies like JavaScript and PHP. You can find him on Twitter at @mgroves.

Ancient data structures

Data structures with Couchbase and .NET (video)

In February, I wrote a blog about using data structures with .NET (and .NET Core): List, Queue, and Dictionary. Now, I’ve created a video to show the same concepts in action. How to use Couchbase Data Structures with .NET The...

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Hyper-V: How to run Ubuntu (or any Linux) on Windows

I recently needed to install a Linux distro (Ubuntu being my favorite) in Hyper-V on Windows 10. I needed to do this because some internal builds of Couchbase were temporarily broken on Windows, but I still needed to use the...

Authentication and authorization

Authentication and Authorization with RBAC

In March’s developer build, you can start to see some major changes to authentication and authorization within Role Based Access Control (RBAC) coming to Couchbase Server. These changes are a work in progress: the developer build is essentially a nightly...

Monitoring and profiling

Profiling and Monitoring in Couchbase Server 5.0 Preview (Update)

In March’s developer build, there are some more updates for N1QL query monitoring and profiling. Go download the March 5.0.0 developer release of Couchbase Server today. Make sure to click the “Developer” tab to get the developer build (DB), and...

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Visual Studio Live Unit Testing: New to Visual Studio 2017

Visual Studio 2017 was just officially released. It comes with a lot of new, great stuff, but one of my favorite new features is built-in Visual Studio Live Unit Testing (available in Visual Studio 2017 Enterprise, not yet available for...

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Moving from SQL Server to Couchbase Part 3: App Migration

Moving from SQL Server to Couchbase Part 3: App Migration In this series of blog posts, I’m going to lay out the considerations when moving to a document database when you have a relational background. Specifically, Microsoft SQL Server as...

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CAP Theorem and Chaos at CodeMash Conference – January 2017 (Videos)

I was again honored to be selected as a speaker at the great CodeMash conference in Ohio. I took part in three speaking events: Are You Ready for Chaos? Horizontal Scaling in a Briefcase This session was partly a demonstration...

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Microsoft Azure and Couchbase Hands on Lab (Detroit)

Microsoft Azure and Couchbase are presenting a free hands-on lab “Lunch & Learn” on using NoSQL with Docker Containers. When: Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 – 11:00am – 2:00pm Where: Microsoft Technology Center 1000 Town Center, Suite 250, Room MPR3 Southfield,...

Monitoring and profiling

New Profiling and Monitoring in Couchbase Server 5.0 Preview

N1QL query monitoring and profiling updates are just some of goodness you can find in February’s developer preview release of Couchbase Server 5.0.0. Go download the February 5.0.0 developer release of Couchbase Server today, click the “Developer” tab, and check...

Windows 10 Anniversary Edition

Couchbase Server 4.6 Supports Windows 10 Anniversary Update

Back in August 2016, when the Windows 10 Anniversary Update was rolling out, I blogged that Couchbase Server was not working correctly on it. That is no longer true! Short version: Couchbase Server 4.6 now supports Windows 10 Anniversary Update....