Category: Couchbase Architecture

Comparing Couchbase Views with Couchbase N1QL & Indexing.

As Couchbase data platform evolved, services like N1QL and GSI Indexing handled the use cases Couchbase VIEWS used to handle and much more.  It’s logical to ask the comparative question between them.  Here is a table comparing both.  This is...

/ December 4, 2017

Sharing and Syncing Data between iOS Apps and App Extensions across devices

This post discusses how to use Couchbase Mobile to share data between your iOS App and iOS App Extension across devices. In an earlier post, we discussed how you can use Couchbase Lite as a standalone, embedded data store to share...

Couchbase Shared Database Access

Access to Shared Database Bucket from Web and Mobile Clients in Couchbase Mobile (Updated)

With the release of Couchbase Mobile 1.5 and Couchbase Server 5.0,mobile ,web and desktop apps can seamlessly access documents in the same Couchbase Server bucket. This implies that a document created on the server via the Couchbase SDK will be...

Announcing Couchbase Server 5.0

Couchbase Server 5.0 is here!!! I am thrilled to announce the availability of this major release. Couchbase Server 5.0 is the latest release of the most powerful NoSQL technology. Couchbase Server, the foundation of the Couchbase Data Platform, allows enterprises...

Announcing Analytics Developer Preview 3

Couchbase is excited to announce the availability of Couchbase Analytics Developer Preview 3 (DP3). Major Features: Rich query language: Couchbase Analytics supports SQL++, a next-generation declarative query language that has much in common with SQL. However, SQL++ includes extensions appropriate...

replication 2.0

Introducing the New Data Replication Protocol in Couchbase Mobile 2.0

In a distributed system, updates to a shared database from multiple clients will have to be synchronized. The goal of the replication process is to ensure that all the mobile clients and the server(s) have a consistent view of the...

Couchbase Server on OpenShift Enterprise and Kubernetes – Developer Preview Available !!

We’re excited to announce the developer preview of Couchbase Server cluster on Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise which is based on Kubernetes. This project was a close collaboration between Couchbase, Red Hat, Amadeus and JetStack. A joint session on Deploying Couchbase...

Couchbase Shared Database Access

Access to Shared Couchbase Database Bucket From Mobile and Web Clients

There is an updated version of this post here With the release of Sync Gateway 1.5 and Couchbase Server 5.0, mobile and web clients can seamlessly access documents in the same Couchbase Server bucket. This implies that a document created...

self signed cert

Certificate Pinning in your Couchbase Mobile iOS App

Communication between Couchbase Lite and Sync Gateway is encryped and secured using SSL/TLS. The SSL/TLS protocol relies on a Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) mechanism using a X.509 certificate to establish the Sync Gateway server’s identity. The certificate is typically issued/signed...

Pruning Explained

Managing Database Sizes in Couchbase Mobile and Conflict Resolution

Couchbase Mobile uses a Multi Version Concurrency Control (MVCC) technique for handling conflicts. One of the challenges in a MVCC based system is that over time, a document can grow to have multiple revisions. One can conclude that if all...