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.

N1QL Performance and Feature Enhancements in Couchbase 5.0

With Couchbase 5.0 nearing stable release, it is a good idea to revisit some of the enhancements, both in performance and features, that are coming with the N1QL technology.

Getting Started with NoSQL Using Couchbase Server and PHP

A few days ago I wrote about using PHP with Docker and Couchbase, but I never really got into best practices of going all in with NoSQL. For example, how do you read and write data with Couchbase Server while...

Deploy a PHP with Couchbase Application as Docker Containers

Earlier in the year I wrote about containerizing applications written in various development technologies that communicate with Couchbase Server. For example, I had written about deploying a Golang application with Docker, a Java application with Docker, and a Node.js application...

Music City Code Workshop on Full Stack JavaScript Development Available

This past week I was in Nashville, Tennessee attending the Music City Code conference. It was a very interesting conference and my first experience in Nashville as I’m a California native. At Music City Code I gave a workshop titled, Full...

Simplifying Your NoSQL Cluster Design by Moving From MongoDB to Couchbase

When I’m out at events and talking to NoSQL users and advocates, I often hear stories on why people have decided to start using Couchbase after having come from MongoDB.  Take, for example, an interview I did with Tom Coates...

NDP Episode #19: Mobile Development with Realm

I am pleased to announce that the latest episode of The NoSQL Database Podcast has been published to all the popular podcast networks.  Episode 19, Mobile Development with Realm, focuses on a very popular NoSQL database for use in mobile development,...

Synchronizing Images Between Android and iOS with NativeScript, Angular, and Couchbase

A few weeks ago I had written a guide that demonstrated saving captured images to Couchbase Lite as base64 encoded string data in a NativeScript with Angular mobile application. While the previous guide worked for both Android and iOS, the...

NDP Episode #18: Microsoft DocumentDB for NoSQL in the Cloud

I am pleased to announce that the latest episode of the NoSQL Database Podcast titled, Microsoft DocumentDB for NoSQL in the Cloud, has been published to all the major podcasting networks.  In this episode I am joined by Kirill Gavrylyuk from Microsoft’s...

Data Modeling NoSQL Documents in MongoDB vs Couchbase Server

When I’m out at events, I get a lot of questions regarding the differences between MongoDB and Couchbase Server as they are both in the NoSQL space and are both document databases. One particular question is related to data modeling....

Containerize a Node.js Application that Communicates with Couchbase Server

Last month I had written a tutorial on the subject of containerizing a web application that talks to Couchbase Server.  This tutorial called, Deploy a Node.js with Couchbase Web Application as Docker Containers, helped you containerize a Node.js application, but this...