Category: Sync Gateway

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 public beta 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...

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...

6 Must-See Mobile & Edge Computing Sessions at Couchbase Connect

6 Must-See Mobile & Edge Computing Sessions at Couchbase Connect

Not all developers are the same: If you’re a mobile developer or architect, your tools, challenges, methods and questions are all different from other development teams. As Couchbase ConnectONLINE approaches, I wanted to let all the mobile developers and edge...

How to Troubleshoot Your SDK Connection using SDK Doctor & Couchbase Alternate Addresses

How to Troubleshoot Your SDK Connection using SDK Doctor & Couchbase Alternate Addresses

It’s a common experience to run into network connection errors when you’re developing an application – particularly if you’re connecting from your local computer SDK to a remote cluster. You’re likely to run into situations where your application can connect...

OIDC Authorization Code Flow for Client Authentication in Couchbase Sync Gateway [Part 3 of 3]

OIDC Authorization Code Flow for Client Authentication in Couchbase Sync Gateway [Part 3 of 3]

Couchbase Sync Gateway supports OpenID Connect or OIDC-based client authentication. In this context, clients may be Couchbase Lite clients that synchronize data with Sync Gateway over the Internet using the websockets-based replication protocol or they could be web frontend or...

Couchbase Modifies License of Free Community Edition Package

Couchbase Modifies License of Free Community Edition Package

As Couchbase increases its presence in the market, we have decided to modify the distribution and usage license of some of our free products. This change is necessary in order to protect the community from over-deployment of unsupported and unpatched...

June 30, 2021
OIDC Implicit Flow for Client Authentication in Couchbase Sync Gateway [Part 2 of 3]

OIDC Implicit Flow for Client Authentication in Couchbase Sync Gateway [Part 2 of 3]

OpenID Connect (OIDC) is a popular client authentication mechanism supported by Couchbase Sync Gateway. In this context, clients may be Couchbase Lite clients that synchronize data with Sync Gateway over the Internet using the websockets-based replication protocol or they could...

Couchbase Mobile Offers Embedded Java Write Throughput and More

Couchbase Mobile Offers Embedded Java Write Throughput and More

Couchbase Mobile extends the power of Couchbase to the edge, securely managing and syncing data from any cloud to edge devices or directly between edge devices. In this post, I discuss the main features in the Couchbase Lite and Sync...

OAuth 2.0 & OIDC Fundamentals for Authentication & Authorization [Part 1 of 3]

OAuth 2.0 & OIDC Fundamentals for Authentication & Authorization [Part 1 of 3]

Developers and architects simply can’t build modern applications without running into issues of authorization and authentication. OAuth 2.0 is an industry standard for “delegated authorization” which is the ability to provide an application or client access to data or features offered...

Get set to the edge with Sync Gateway

Get set to the edge with Sync Gateway

Introduction Imagine you are going to meet an important client in downtown San Francisco, CA and you have an email with details on who to call to when you get to the office lobby. You are in the lobby but...

5G and Edge Computing: The New Battleground in Database Tech

5G and Edge Computing: The New Battleground in Database Tech

On the MongoDB earnings call last week, president and CEO Dev Ittycheria gave some huge forward guidance – he’s betting big on mobile, 5G, and edge computing. One of the killer features that we will be [releasing next year, is]...

December 15, 2020