Benjamin Young's blog

April 9, 2012

Organizing Document Structure in Document Databases

Couchbase is schema-less. That runs against the grain of traditional, RDBMS history and experience, but it's proven to be one of the most lauded features of NoSQL databases.

Not being required to develop a schema before you build your application is a huge time saver. It enables quick prototyping and lets you mold the structure of your document as you delve into its different uses within your application.

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December 6, 2011

Intro to Couchbase Document Design

The non-digital part of your life is full of documents. Your desk is covered in them. Some of them are structured (invoices, business cards), some of them are less structured (notes, sketches), and some are somewhere in between or a collection of both (notebooks, sketchpads).

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