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Thank you: a year full of milestones

This week heralds one of my favorite times of the year: Thanksgiving.  It may have come around sooner than ever this year (it sure feels like it!) but what a great time to reflect on and be thankful for all...

/ November 22, 2017

Couchbase Community Directory

I’m excited to announce the new Couchbase Community Directory, designed to encourage engagement and community building. The goal is to give you the opportunity to become a more informed community member, helping you to engage more with other community members,...

Couchbase Shared Database Access

Access to Shared Database Bucket from Web and Mobile Clients in Couchbase Mobile (Updated)

With the release of Couchbase Mobile 1.5 and Couchbase Server 5.0,mobile ,web and desktop apps can seamlessly access documents in the same Couchbase Server bucket. This implies that a document created on the server via the Couchbase SDK will be...

N1QL Enhancements in Couchbase Server 5.0

N1QL enhancements have come to Couchbase. N1QL is one of the flagship features of Couchbase Server. The release of Couchbase Server 5.0 further bolsters N1QL with a range of enhancements. Many of these enhancements have been covered in previous blog...

N1QL: A Practical Guide. Second Edition

Two years and two weeks ago, on a crisp fall day at Wall Street in New York, we launched N1QL in Couchbase 4.0. Even before the launch, we had customers using pre-release N1QL because it solved the critical business problem:...

/ October 26, 2017

Using Role-Based Access Control in N1QL

In Couchbase 4.5, data was secured bucket by bucket. Each bucket had a password, and in order to access a bucket through a N1QL query, the user had to include the bucket password with the query. Passwordless buckets were possible,...

/ October 23, 2017

Announcing Analytics Developer Preview 3

Couchbase is excited to announce the availability of Couchbase Analytics Developer Preview 3 (DP3). Major Features: Rich query language: Couchbase Analytics supports SQL++, a next-generation declarative query language that has much in common with SQL. However, SQL++ includes extensions appropriate...

On the road with Couchbase Developer Advocacy

It’s that time of year again when the Developer Advocacy team is getting prepped and ready for conference season! We look forward to meeting you and these events and getting to know our community more intimately. Check out the listings...

Dates, Timestamps and Timezones – A Comparative study of Oracle and N1QL support for the Date-Time feature : Part 1

Read the pdf version here. Date and Time formats/types are very different for different databases. In the article we shall compare Couchbase N1QL Date-Time functions with Oracle’s Date-Time support. Oracle contains multiple data types associated with date-time support, namely, DATE, TIMESTAMP,...

/ September 22, 2017

Is digital innovation facing a data dilemma? Part Three: Consequences and how to avoid becoming a victim of the digital revolution

  So far in our look at Couchbase’s Data Dilemma research we’ve seen that enterprises are under pressure to create new experiences that help them engage with customers, and that legacy databases are a serious hindrance to realising these ambitions....

/ September 7, 2017