Category: Best Practices and Tutorials

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...

Codenvy, Eclipse Che, Docker, and Couchbase: Coding in the Cloud at Devoxx US

This week Couchbase was at Devoxx US.  Devoxx is a hugely influential conference series, well known in Europe.  This was the first one to take place in the United States. While I was there I had a chance to talk...

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...

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...

Determining Status of a Replication in Couchbase Lite

Couchbase Lite runs replications (syncs) using background threads. Starting and stopping replications doesn’t happen synchronously. This can lead to mistakes in detecting the state of a replication. The Replication class has, depending on platform, either a running property or a...

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...

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...

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Microsoft Azure and Couchbase Hands on Lab (Detroit)

Microsoft Azure and Couchbase are presenting a free hands-on lab “Lunch & Learn” on using NoSQL with Docker Containers. When: Wednesday, March 8th, 2017 – 11:00am – 2:00pm Where: Microsoft Technology Center 1000 Town Center, Suite 250, Room MPR3 Southfield,...

Couchbase Secure

Managing Secrets in Couchbase 4.6

Every software application has secrets. Password, API Key, secure Tokens all fall into category of secrets.  There are dire consequences if your production secret keys would get into the wrong hands. You’ll want to tightly control how and when your...