Category: Node.js

Using Full Text Search (FTS) in Couchbase with the Node.js SDK

When I develop applications I always find myself running into a scenario where I need to search for a particular set of text within a chunk of data. I, like many others, often find myself taking the easy way out...

Getting Started with Node.js and Couchbase

In this video tutorial you can see how to build a very simple Node.js with Express Framework application that uses Couchbase Server as the NoSQL database. For more information on how to use Couchbase with Node.js, visit the Couchbase Developer...

Couchbase will be at DevNation 2016

I am excited to say that I will be at DevNation 2016 in San Francisco with my colleague, Arun Gupta. This is a huge developer conference hosted by Red Hat. At DevNation we'll be talking about full stack development using Node.js and...

Exploring Couchbase and N1QL through Touchbase using Node.js and Angular.js – Part 5: Graphing User Data

Part 5: Graphing Necessary Materials: Node.js Express Chart.js Node Modules Used: tc-angular-chartjs body-parser moment.js Summary: To maintain a social network, and improve the experience for an end-user, it’s important to keep track of information about these users and their usage...

/ April 3, 2016

Create a Desktop Chat Application using the CEAN Stack and Electron

So you’re interested in creating a desktop chat application like Slack, but aren’t sure where to start. Slack was very open in saying that they used Github’s Electron platform for building the desktop version of their software. This means that...

Storing Base64 Files Directly in Couchbase via Node.js

So you're developing an application and you want to store your files in Couchbase. As of right now, Couchbase allows for documents up to 20MB in size which is larger than you think. Why would we store our files in...

Load Nested Models With Ottoman When A Parent Model Is Found In Node.js

Previously I wrote about easily developing Node.js and Couchbase apps using Ottoman for ODM. That post was just a taste of what Ottoman can do and how you can compare it to the things Mongoose can do with MongoDB. This...

Prepared Statements – by the Numbers!

Always be Prepared…. In our last discussion on prepared statements in couchbase we talked about the performance gains that are possible using prepared statements. I thought I’d post a “sequel” with a few real world examples and numbers using the...

/ February 4, 2016

Full Stack Development with the CEA2N Stack Webinars

Although slightly late on this post, I thought it would great to share that I’m presenting a five-part webinar series on the topic of full stack development. Now the first episode did already happen, but the great thing is that...

Exploring Couchbase and N1QL through Touchbase using Node.js and Angular.js – Part 4: Image Uploads with Multer and base64 encoding

Part 4: Picture Upload So far, Part 0 and Part 1 cover the data model and user document used in the application followed by Part 2 where we verify accounts through email using Nodemailer and Sendgrid. We then had part...

/ January 8, 2016