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.

Create a RESTful API with Node.js, Hapi, and Couchbase NoSQL

Developing Node.js applications with Express is no doubt a very popular option, however it isn’t the only option and it may not even be the best option. I recently started looking into Hapi which defines itself as being a framework...

Asynchronously Perform Subdocument Mutations in Couchbase with Golang

Not too long ago I had written about using the Couchbase Server subdocument API with the Go SDK. Doing subdocument operations is incredibly useful if you’d like to change or access a part of a potentially huge NoSQL document. Subdocument...

Hashing Password Data in Couchbase with Golang and BCrypt – Video

I recently wrote about hashing password data using Golang before storing them into Couchbase. This is very useful because user data is incredibly sensitive. To further build upon what I wrote about, I thought it would be great to show...

Continuously Deploying a Node.js Application Using CircleCI

A few months back I had written about creating a continuous deployment pipeline with Node.js and Jenkins, where the Node.js application was using Couchbase in some fashion. Essentially, it took a project from GitHub, installed the dependencies, ran the tests,...

Midwest JS Project Source on Full Stack Node Development, Available

Back in August I had participated in Midwest JS located in┬áMinneapolis,┬áMinnesota. As you may know, I’m a huge fan of developing full stack applications with the JavaScript stack. This is exactly what I had presented on at the conference. My...

Developing a User Profile Store with Golang and a NoSQL Database

Remember the tutorial series I wrote in regards to creating a user profile store with Node.js and NoSQL? That tutorial covered a lot of ground, from creating a RESTful API with Node.js, handling user sessions, data modeling, and of course...

Handle Data Modeling Errors in a Golang with Couchbase Application

I’ve been developing with Couchbase and the Go SDK for a while now, but recently I ran into an issue that I deemed to be a bug in the SDK after hours of troubleshooting. I was trying to execute a...

Bringing Your User Profile Store to Mobile with NativeScript and Angular

Continuing down the path of user profile stores, we had previously seen how to create one with Node.js and Couchbase NoSQL as well as a web client front-end for it using Angular. What if we wanted to take this into...

Securely Storing Password Data in Couchbase with Golang and BCrypt

When writing web applications that store passwords for your users, it is never a good idea to store them as plain text in your database, whether that be NoSQL or RDBMS. Last year I wrote about using BCrypt with Node.js...