Category: Cloud

Getting started with the Couchbase Autonomous Operator on Enterprise Pivotal Container Service (PKS)

What is the Enterprise Pivotal Container Service (PKS)? Enterprise Pivotal Container Service (PKS) uses the latest stable OSS distribution of Kubernetes—with no proprietary extensions. With Enterprise PKS, you can deploy, scale, patch, and upgrade all the Kubernetes clusters in your...

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Why “Born in the Cloud” NoSQL Services won’t always win

NoSQL isn’t all equal Couchbase has been recognized as a Leader in NoSQL by Forrester Research in their recent report ‘The Forrester Wave™: Big Data NoSQL, Q1 2019.’  Forrester identified the 15 most significant companies in the category, then evaluated...

/ April 3, 2019
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Riding the NoSQL Wave at Couchbase

Today, Forrester Research Inc. has recognized Couchbase as a Leader in its “The Forrester Wave™: Big Data NoSQL, Q1 2019.” [download here] Recognition from Forrester is a great honor, because when they say something, the industry sits up and pays...

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Deploy Couchbase Sync Gateway Clusters on Kubernetes

The Couchbase Autonomous Operator makes it extremely easy to configure and manage Couchbase Server deployments on kubernetes clusters on public and private clouds. Couchbase Mobile deployments require a Sync Gateway cluster in addition to Couchbase Server clusters. A Sync Gateway...

Couchbase beats MongoDB™ with greater flexibility and stronger availability for geo-distributed applications

Today’s businesses compete in a digital economy where downtime can be deadly. But keeping data highly available is never as simple as backing up one database to be an up-to-the-second copy of another. Instead, modern databases have to function in...

Developing an Alexa Skill with Golang, AWS Lambda, and Couchbase NoSQL

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...

Developing AWS Lambda Functions with Golang and Couchbase NoSQL

In this tutorial, we're going to take a look at how to build a function on AWS Lambda that communicates with Couchbase using the Go programming language.

Navigating Kubernetes Vulnerabilities with the Autonomous Operator

The first critical vulnerability in the Kubernetes container orchestration platform was disclosed earlier this month.  This vulnerability affects all versions of Kubernetes greater than 1.0.0. It also affects RedHat OpenShift platform versions greater than 3.0.0. In this post we look...

Deep Dive Into Our Test Framework Built For Certifying Couchbase Autonomous Operator On Azure AKS

Our goal on the Couchbase Kubernetes testing team is to rigorously test the Autonomous Operator (AO) and certify the underlying Couchbase Server clusters that the AO manages. We test the AO for proper creation, management, and failure recovery of the...

/ December 11, 2018

Understanding Cross Datacenter Replication (XDCR) – Part 1

If you have any familiarity with Couchbase, you definitely know XDCR. If you use Couchbase for any of your applications, you are very likely using XDCR. I wouldn’t be wrong if I said, XDCR is indeed one of our customers’...