Category: Couchbase Server

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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...

Getting started with the Couchbase Autonomous Operator on IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service

What is the IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service? IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service provides a native Kubernetes experience that is secure and easy to use. As a certified K8S provider, IBM Cloud Kubernetes Service provides intelligent scheduling, self-healing, horizontal scaling, service discovery...

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...

Create a production-grade Java microservice architecture with JHipster and Couchbase

Tayeb Chlyah is a Java lead architect with solid experience on performance large-scale applications, microservices, and NoSQL databases. He has developed a couple of open source Java libraries for Couchbase.   Introduction Every successful developer needs to keep up to date...

Session Storage with ASP.NET: New Tutorial

Session storage is one of the cornerstones of a scalable web application. Couchbase Server is a performant, scalable, and flexible session storage choice. Beyond simply storing and retrieving session quickly, Couchbase Server also provides tools for exploring and mining session...

Couchbase – Better Scale-Out, Agility and High Availability than MongoDB

The NoSQL revolution was born in 2006 with the publication of the Google BigTable paper as internet scale applications could not get the performance, agility and availability they needed from relational databases like Oracle. The following are now key considerations...

/ February 5, 2019

Couchbase Monitoring Integration with Prometheus and Grafana

Couchbase is an enterprise data platform that enables performance at scale by combining a unique memory-first architecture with N1QL –which combines the agility of SQL with the power of JSON – amongst other built-in features as as Full-Text Search, Eventing,...

N1QL: To Query or To Analyze?

Note: This recommendation note was written in collaboration with Till Westmann and Mike Carey, who lead the Couchbase analytics R&D. Couchbase’s Query and Analytics Services both support N1QL (SQL for JSON).  A common question is: “Which service should run my...

/ January 24, 2019
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Real Time User Deduplication with Couchbase Eventing

User deduplication is an important activity for anyone managing a corpus of user related data. In some cases you may end up with multiple versions of the same user in your database. This can happen for any number of reasons:...

Searching JSON: comparing text search in Couchbase and MongoDB.

“Apps without search is like Google homepage without the search bar.” It’s hard to design an app without a good search.  These days, it’s also hard to find a database without a built-in search. MySQL to NoSQL, Sybase to Couchbase,...

/ December 21, 2018