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Matthew D. Groves is a guy who loves to code. It doesn't matter if it's C#, jQuery, or PHP: he'll submit pull requests for anything. He has been coding professionally ever since he wrote a QuickBASIC point-of-sale app for his parent's pizza shop back in the 90s. He currently works as a Product Marketing Manager for Couchbase. His free time is spent with his family, watching the Reds, and getting involved in the developer community. He is the author of AOP in .NET (published by Manning), a Pluralsight author, and a Microsoft MVP.

Mr. Redlegs and Couchbase together again

Getting Started with NiFi and Couchbase Server

I am just getting started with NiFi, a tool to automate the flow of data. It’s a tool for migration, synchronization, and other types of data processing. It was introduced to me by one of Couchbase’s newest customers: the Cincinnati...

May 21, 2018

ACID Properties of Couchbase: Part 1

Important note: Multi-Document ACID Transactions are now available in Couchbase. See: ACID Transactions for NoSQL Applications for more information! ACID properties are a topic that I get asked about a lot. Generally, people ask in the context of transactions: “Are...

May 17, 2018

Michigan User Groups this month

Michigan user groups: watch out! I’ll be spending a solid week at in your state! I’ll be talking about the tech I’m most enthusiastic about, including: Couchbase Server, .NET, C#. If you’re anywhere in Michigan (lower peninsula, sorry Yoopers), you...

May 8, 2018
Azure Cloud

AKS with the Couchbase Kubernetes Operator

AKS (Azure Container Service) is the managed Kubernetes service on Microsoft Azure. It is currently in preview, so there are some things that may change down the road. In this post, I’m going to create an AKS cluster and install...

April 23, 2018
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Geospatial Search With ASP.NET Core, Aurelia, Google Maps

Geospatial search is now fully supported in Couchbase Server 5.5. Check out the Couchbase Server 5.5 announcement, and download the developer build for free right now. In this post, I’m going to demonstrate the geospatial capabilities of Couchbase Full Text...

March 23, 2018

Index Partitioning in Couchbase Server 5.5

Index partitioning is a new feature available in Couchbase Server 5.5. Check out the Couchbase Server 5.5 Developer Build announcement and download the release for free right now. In this post, I’m going to cover: Why you might want to use index...

March 19, 2018
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New Querying Features in Couchbase Server 5.5

New querying features figure prominently in the latest release of Couchbase Server 5.5. Check out the announcement and download the release for free right now. In this post, I want to highlight a few of the new features and show...

March 9, 2018

Machine Learning with Couchbase and Nexosis

Machine Learning is a tool that is helping developers and data scientists to accomplish all sorts of tasks: Classification – organize and tag data Regression – find relationships between data points Forecasting – use current data to predict the future...

February 27, 2018
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Meet Couchbase at DevNexus

DevNexus is a huge professional developers conference that takes place February 21-23, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia at the Georgia World Congress Center. Couchbase is honored to once again be sponsoring this tremendous conference. Have @mgroves rocking #couchbase at #devnexus

February 14, 2018
Azure Cloud

Alexa Skills with Azure Functions and Couchbase

Alexa Skills are the “apps” that you can build to run on Amazon devices like the Echo, Echo Dot, etc. In this blog post, you’ll learn how to build an Alexa skill using serverless Azure Functions and a Couchbase backend...

February 13, 2018
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Proof of Concept: Making a case to move from relational

Proof of concept may be just what you need to start when you’re evaluating Couchbase. We’ve been blogging a lot about the technical side of moving from a relational database like Oracle or SQL Server to Couchbase. Here are some...

January 29, 2018
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JSON Modeling for RDBMS Users (video)

JSON modeling was covered in a previous blog post which was, in turn, based on a CSV import blog post that came before that. While writing the post on JSON modeling, it occurred to me that it might be useful...

January 26, 2018