Category: Security

Encrypted Private Keys & Multi-CA, Enterprise Security Enhancements In Couchbase Server 7.1

Encrypted Private Keys & Multi-CA, Enterprise Security Enhancements In Couchbase Server 7.1

Couchbase Server 7.1 introduces a range of security enhancements for TLS certificates. These are used to encrypt and decrypt data transmitted over the network and can also authenticate users. We’re excited to introduce four enhancements:  Multiple Certificate Authorities Encrypted TLS...

Flexible and Resilient Data Protection with Couchbase Server 7.1

Flexible and Resilient Data Protection with Couchbase Server 7.1

Couchbase 7.1 comes with more flexibility and choice for data backups. We introduce direct backup to Google Cloud Platform (GCP) cloud storage. We also have a new ‐‐resume option for the cbbackupmgr restore command that handles restores, enhanced resilience and...

What’s New In Couchbase Server 7.1

What’s New In Couchbase Server 7.1

Can a Database Fight Inflation? Introducing Couchbase Server 7.1 This year, I’ve asked myself, how can a database help fight inflation? The answer is to make efficiency improvements in the database that outpace inflation. For as long as I’ve worked...

Deliver a winning customer experience for the Super Bowl

Deliver a winning customer experience for the Super Bowl

Super Bowl LVI is coming up this Sunday, with the Cincinnati Bengals facing off against the Los Angeles Rams on their home turf in Inglewood, California. Over 70,000 fans are expected to descend upon SoFi Stadium to watch the event...

February 10, 2022
New RBAC Roles in Couchbase 7.0

New RBAC Roles in Couchbase 7.0

Couchbase Server version 7.0 introduces some important changes as part of the role-based access control (RBAC) authorization system.  Couchbase Server has allowed fine-grained access controls to the platform with RBAC for administrators since version 4.5 and all users since version...

What to Know About the Log4j Vulnerability CVE-2021-44228

What to Know About the Log4j Vulnerability CVE-2021-44228

A critical zero-day exploit, known as Log4Shell, affecting the Apache Log4j utility (CVE-2021-44228) was made public on December 9, 2021. As soon as Couchbase became aware of this issue, we investigated it immediately within our product and security teams, and...

Couchbase Server 7.0.2 according to the rule of 3’s

Couchbase Server 7.0.2 according to the rule of 3’s

Couchbase Server 7.0.2 is Available A few months ago, I could not wait for the latest release of Couchbase Server.  Its number was seven, and my house number is 77. I felt that seven was a lucky number. But beyond...

Announcing Couchbase Autonomous Operator 2.3 Beta

Announcing Couchbase Autonomous Operator 2.3 Beta

Today, I’m delighted to announce the latest preview of the Couchbase Autonomous Operator 2.3.0-Beta. This beta release is focused on adding some key features introduced in Couchbase Server 7.0 to Autonomous Operator such as scopes and collections, role-based access control...

Announcing the 3.0 Beta Release for Mobile & Edge Computing

Announcing the 3.0 Beta Release for Mobile & Edge Computing

We’re pleased to announce the GA release of the Couchbase Lite 3.0 and Sync Gateway 3.0 platforms for mobile and edge computing solutions This major release makes great strides in the area of edge computing by expanding our edge device platform...

An Introduction to Edge Computing Architectures

An Introduction to Edge Computing Architectures

If I asked five different people what “edge computing” is, I’d most certainly get five different answers. Confusingly, they’d probably all be right. Edge computing is a strategic architecture that’s growing in popularity, but its different permutations and its myriad...

Get Started with Couchbase + Java [Developer Walkthrough]

Get Started with Couchbase + Java [Developer Walkthrough]

If you’re a developer who’s new to Couchbase, this article helps you get started. This weekly walkthrough series helps you understand the basics of connecting to Couchbase, shows you how to retrieve and modify data in Couchbase Server, how to...

October 7, 2021
What Is a Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS)? And Why Is It Important?

What Is a Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS)? And Why Is It Important?

Two decades on, the global shift to the cloud only continues to accelerate. As part of their larger digital transformation strategy, leading enterprises are investing in modern applications that are easy to use, evolve rapidly and deliver a highly customized...