Category: .NET

Azure Cloud

Azure Functions with Couchbase Server (video)

Azure Functions allow you to use “serverless” architecture on Microsoft Azure. All you do is write the code, and Azure Functions takes care of the servers for you. Azure Functions In this video, I’m going to show you how to...

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Eventing: Notification with Couchbase Functions

Eventing is a new service available in Couchbase Server. The Cincinnati Reds are interested in using this feature to more quickly serve their VIP customers. A concierge is assigned to one or more VIPs. When the VIP enters the ballpark,...

Multi-document transactions: ACID and Couchbase Part 2

Multi-document transactions were not covered in the previous post in this series: ACID Properties and Couchbase. That blog post covered the building blocks of ACID that Couchbase supports for the single document. In this blog post, we’re going to use...

ACID Properties and Couchbase: Part 1

ACID properties are a topic that I get asked about a lot. Generally, people ask in the context of transactions: “Are there NoSQL transactions?”, “Can I use ACID transactions in Couchbase?”, and so on. But today’s distributed applications do not...

Michigan User Groups this month

Michigan user groups: watch out! I’ll be spending a solid week at in your state! I’ll be talking about the tech I’m most enthusiastic about, including: Couchbase Server, .NET, C#. If you’re anywhere in Michigan (lower peninsula, sorry Yoopers), you...

How OpenTracing became important

We have previously discussed why system observability is important in distributed systems and the challenges that it can help to overcome – if you missed it, you can see Matt Ingenthron‘s introduction to the problem here. Next, we will discuss why...

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Geospatial Search with ASP.NET Core, Aurelia, and Google Maps

Geospatial search is now fully supported in Couchbase Server 5.5. Check out the Couchbase Server 5.5 announcement, and download the developer build for free right now. In this post, I’m going to demonstrate the geospatial capabilities of Couchbase Full Text...

Azure Cloud

Alexa Skills with Azure Functions and Couchbase

Alexa Skills are the “apps” that you can build to run on Amazon devices like the Echo, Echo Dot, etc. In this blog post, you’ll learn how to build an Alexa skill using serverless Azure Functions and a Couchbase backend...

Announcing Couchbase Mobile 2.0 Beta

I am happy to announce that Couchbase Mobile 2.0 beta is now available for download here. Couchbase Mobile 2.0 Couchbase Mobile 2.0 is a ground breaking release with really exciting new features Improved Couchbase Lite Simplified API with built in...

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Chatbot on Azure and Couchbase for Viber

A chatbot can be a novel way to interact with users. After writing a post introducing the basics of serverless, and also writing a post on writing Azure Functions, I decided I would try to build something a little more...