Category: Best Practices and Tutorials

Extend Couchbase Analytics with SQL Server using CData

Extend Couchbase Analytics with SQL Server using CData. This article will guide you through the steps needed to setup the connection from Couchbase Analytics to SQL Server using the CData ODBC driver for Couchbase. More details regarding this driver can...

Migrating Data from MongoDB to Couchbase, Part 2

Prolog The previous article provided details on how to migrate a data set from MongoDB to Couchbase. This article will show you how to use the Couchbase SDK to access the data via a Java console application. Code snippets show...

Couchbase Mobile Sync

Best Practices and Patterns with Couchbase Mobile – Part 2

Couchbase Mobile enables a wide range of offline-first use cases of varying degrees of scale and complexity. In an earlier post, I discussed common patterns while using Couchbase Lite as embedded NoSQL data store within your apps. Those patterns focused...

Tips and Tricks for upgrading from Python 2 to Python 3

Introduction There is a good chance that you might still be working on the Python 2 product or test code. If yes, then you might also be keep seeing the below deprecation message as a reminder while working with python...

Couchbase Mobile offline

Best Practices and Common Patterns with Couchbase Mobile : Part 1

Since the first official release in 2014, Couchbase Mobile has enabled a wide variety of use cases of varying degrees of scale and complexity. Despite the variation, there are some common usage patterns for using Couchbase Mobile. I have put...

Testing N1QL workloads with Apache JMeter

One of the key features that Couchbase provides for querying JSON data is a N1QL language. N1QL allows users to access and modify the contents of their JSON documents with familiar SQL statements. Quite often, during development phase of a...

Introducing FTS with N1QL

Topics this article will cover What’s good with N1QL? What about FTS? But why FTS within N1QL? Basic N1QL+FTS queries Deploying N1QL+FTS Syntax(es) Abilities & limitations N1QL+FTS Internals Covered-index vs Non-covered-index queries More N1QL+FTS query examples What’s next? 1. Couchbase’s...

Couchbase mobile 2.6

Few Index Management Tips – FTS Best Practices Part II

We have already seen a handful of best practices for defining an FTS index in part1, now let’s explore a few useful tips about the operational and maintenance aspects of an index.   A user who is new to the...

/ September 23, 2019

Tutorial: Running Couchbase Autonomous Operator on minikube with sample App

This hands on tutorial blog primarily covers details around setting up Couchbase Kubernetes Operator on a laptop/desktop running minikube. It features setting up custom TLS certs and persistent volumes. Along with checking how to scale up and down the cluster....

/ September 4, 2019

Analytics Explain Plan – Part 1

Co-author:  Till Westmann,  Senior Director, Engineering Introduction Couchbase Analytics is the “newest kid on the block” amongst all the services available in Couchbase Server. The new service is providing rapid time to insight in many use cases like ship to...