Jasdeep Jaitla's blog

December 13, 2013

Couchbase 104: Q & A

In our ongoing training series, a number of questions come up each time, I list them out with their respective answers below!

Couchbase 104 - Views and Indexing

Q: Are wild cards like * and % supported in view queries?

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December 6, 2013

Couchbase M101: Q & A

In our ongoing training series, a number of questions come up each time, I list them out with their respective answers below!

Couchbase M101 - Couchbase Mobile Architecture

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December 6, 2013

Couchbase 102: Q & A

In our ongoing training series, a number of questions come up each time, I list them out with their respective answers below!

Couchbase 102 - SDK Operations

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December 2, 2013

Couchbase 101: Q & A

In our ongoing training series, a number of questions come up each time, I list them out with their respective answers below!

Couchbase 101 - Architecture, Installation and Configuration

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October 29, 2013

Couchbase 103: Q & A

In our ongoing training series, a number of questions come up each time, I list them out with their respective answers below!

Couchbase 103 - Document Modeling

Q: Assuming you can store a document as XML rather than JSON, what are your thoughts on one vs. the other for Couchbase?

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October 22, 2013

Couchbase 101-102-103 (Series 1)

We recently started an online webinar series to cover the core components of Couchbase Server from installation through getting set up for development and understanding indexing. A number of questions came up during the webinars and I am posting a written Q & A here.

My Ruby based load generator can be downloaded here: https://github.com/scalabl3/ruby-couchbase-loadgen

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January 27, 2013

Easy PHP-Couchbase Setup for Mac with Bitnami

Setting up PHP can be a bit of a pain on both Windows and Mac OS X. There are a lot of different ways of doing it, but many of them come with a variety of annoyances or confusion. Additionally, on Mac you've got Apache and PHP 5.3 already on your system, but modifying it can be non-intuitive as well.

Using Bitnami has been by far the easiest and most straightforward install I've come across.

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January 18, 2013

Understanding Letter Ordering in View Queries

Map/Reduce Views are an important part of Couchbase 2.0 and understanding how to query them is also important. Our documentation is great and can be found here: http://www.couchbase.com/docs/couchbase-manual-2.0/couchbase-views.html

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August 21, 2012

Schema Flexibility is SCRUMptious

Waterfall Methodologies seem antiquated nowadays, with SCRUM, Crystal, eXtreme, Kanban and others, all these new paradigms for building applications iteratively and quickly have really become commonplace. I feel NoSQL with Couchbase is the next evolution of that movement, allowing you to develop the data model just as smoothly and iteratively, and a lot more quickly.

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