All posts by Nic Raboy, Developer Advocate, Couchbase

Nic Raboy is an advocate of modern web and mobile development technologies. He has experience in Java, JavaScript, Golang and a variety of frameworks such as Angular, NativeScript, and Apache Cordova. Nic writes about his development experiences related to making web and mobile development easier to understand.

Performance Enhancements to N1QL in the Couchbase 5.0 March Developer Build

N1QL in Couchbase has come a long way since it was first introduced in Couchbase Server 4.0.  In Couchbase 5.0, things are taken to the next level in terms of performance.  In terms of the March 2017 Developer build of Couchbase...

Working with Arrays in Couchbase with N1QL – Video Tutorial

In a recent article, I wrote about flattening and querying arrays in Couchbase using N1QL.  That article was inspired by a popular question in the Couchbase Forums.  After publishing the article, I felt a write-up alone couldn’t do it justice...

TNDP Episode #16: The MEAN Stack for Application Development

I am pleased to announce that the latest episode of The NoSQL Database Podcast titled, The Mean Stack for Application Development, has been published to all the popular podcasting networks.  In this episode I have special guest Jonathan Casarrubias from...

Feature Enhancements to N1QL in the Couchbase Server 5.0 March Developer Build

With the recent March 2017 Developer build of Couchbase there were many bug fixes, but also feature enhancements to core technologies like N1QL.  For example, now indexes can be created on various meta information such as the document cas and...

Couchbase 5.0 March 2017 Developer Build Features and Enhancements

It is that time again, another month, another developer build for Couchbase.  This time we have a ton of bug fixes and feature enhancements as we get one step closer to the stable release of Couchbase 5.0. The March 2017...

NDP Episode #15: Cassandra and the Tabular Database

I am pleased to announce that the latest episode of The NoSQL Database Podcast titled, Cassandra and the Tabular Database, has been published to all the major podcasting networks.  In this episode, special guest speaker Tim Berglund and I discuss Cassandra...

Moving Your Node.js with MongoDB Application to Couchbase with N1QL

If you’ve been keeping up with my recent blog articles, you’ll know that I’ve been focusing on the topic of moving applications from MongoDB to Couchbase.  NoSQL is great in modern web applications, but not all NoSQL is created equal...

Workshop Content for Full-Stack Java and NoSQL Development Now Available

About a week ago I was at DevNexus 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia, giving a workshop on creating full stack applications using a variety of technologies such as Java, Angular, Docker, Couchbase, and JavaFX. Everyone who participated in the full day...

Flattening and Querying NoSQL Array Data with Couchbase N1QL

I was browsing the Couchbase forums and I came across a question regarding queries against array data in Couchbase.  Coming from a relational database, I too once struggled to grasp the concept of querying complex formatted JSON data with SQL....

Joining NoSQL Documents with the MongoDB Query Language vs Couchbase N1QL

One of the most frequent questions I receive when it comes to NoSQL is on the subject of joining data from multiple documents into a single query result. While this question is brought up more frequently from RDBMS developers, I...