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Extending Maintenance for Couchbase Server 5.x

Announcing an extension to Couchbase Server version 5.x’s maintenance period to provide our customers more time for upgrade planning. At Couchbase we are constantly reviewing what we can do to help our customers navigate through these challenging times. This is...

Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR) data model and API discussion

FHIR Data Model with Couchbase N1QL

Couchbase is a JSON database that has now become an alternative to the traditional RDBMS. It has achieved this, not only by providing the industry-leading Key-Value store and the same query and ACID translation capabilities that organizations have come to...

/ April 25, 2020

Couchbase Intro for MongoDB Developers and NoSQL Experts

Six thousand years ago, the Sumerians invented writing for transaction processing — Gray & Reuter By any measure, MongoDB is a popular document-oriented JSON database. In the last dozen years, it has grown from its humble beginnings of a single...

/ April 25, 2020

Manage Time-To-Live (TTL) Documents with Couchbase N1QL

There is one feature that I wish had existed with RDBMS, and that is the built-in support for setting a Time-To-Live value for the data records. In NoSQL databases, the support of TTL is very common. NoSQL databases were designed...

/ April 14, 2020

NoSQL Document Database Replication – MongoDB vs. Couchbase

Replication has been a crucial part of Database Systems for decades for providing availability and disaster recovery. In recent times, with the evolution of distributed databases to address the need for highly available, scalable and globally distributed deployments operating across...

JSON is Case Sensitive. You Don’t Have to Be.

A RoSe by any other case would smell as sweet. William Shakespeare You must have learned capitalization rules in your grammar school, but the real-world search is not so sensitive to capitalization. Charles de Gaulle uses lower case for the...

/ March 23, 2020

Inter-Kubernetes Networking via VPC Peering

1. Introduction It is often desirable by enterprise customers to have standby database cluster/s for data locality and high performance, disaster recovery and/or for mere data backups. Couchbase Cross Data Center Replication (XDCR) requires no introduction as customers have been...

I Choose… Couchbase!

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, I reflect on what that means to me.  Far too long ago (don’t remind me how long), back when I was in grade school, I distinctly remember red, pink and white construction paper scraps...

/ January 29, 2020
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Announcing Couchbase Mobile With Java Support

Today we’re announcing the general availability of Couchbase Mobile 2.7. Coming in a few months after Couchbase Mobile 2.6, this release continues to deliver on our goal of releasing high-priority features in a timely fashion. In this release we’ve introduced support...

Couchbase Customer Spotlight Series – UPS

Couchbase would like to thank Konstantin Tadenev, Principal Architect, and UPS for hosting our recent Customer Spotlight event at the UPS Innovations Center in Parsippany, NJ. It was a terrific session for those who attended!Konstantin reviewed seven use-case categories that...