Category: Geospatial

Level Up Your Data Visualization with Charts in Couchbase 7.0.2

Level Up Your Data Visualization with Charts in Couchbase 7.0.2

If a picture is worth a thousand words, data visualization is worth a thousand data points. With the release of Couchbase 7.0.2, the Query Workbench (and the Analytics Workbench) now include a Charts tab that allows you to create charts...

October 22, 2021
3 Reasons Customers Turn from MongoDB to Couchbase

3 Reasons Customers Turn from MongoDB to Couchbase

Let’s face it. MongoDB is a popular NoSQL database upon which to build applications. But just like many “beginner” data analysis projects that start in a spreadsheet, when it’s time to get serious, it’s also time to upgrade. And when...

Geospatial Basics, Spatial Databases & NoSQL Examples

This brief intro to several geospatial data concepts covers spatial databases, spatial indexing, and using GeoJSON data in NoSQL. What is Spatial Data? Spatial data are data types (files, databases, web services) that encode geographic information for use in location-aware...

March 11, 2021
R Programming With Coucbhase NoSQL Queries & Maps

R Programming With Coucbhase NoSQL Queries & Maps

Many statistical data analysts and data scientists use the R programming language to crunch their numbers outside of a database. Likewise, database analysts try to do everything in the same database whenever possible to maintain a single source. Couchbase provides...

March 9, 2021
Taming the Gerrymander with Geospatial Search

Taming the Gerrymander with Geospatial Search

The Basics Before you read any further, please take a few minutes and read the excellent post on geospatial search in Couchbase, as published by my friend and colleague Brian Kane: https://blog.couchbase.com/geospatial-search-how-do-i-use-thee-let-me-count-the-ways/ Go ahead; I’ll wait. Now that you’re back,...

November 4, 2020