Introduction to offline data storage and sync with PouchBD and Couchbase

Offline-first is an approach to software development that is different from the traditional approach – where lack of network connection is treated as an error, thereby affecting the overall user experience. With the traditional approach, you start with the most...

Moving Your Node.js with MongoDB Application to Couchbase with N1QL

If you’ve been keeping up with my recent blog articles, you’ll know that I’ve been focusing on the topic of moving applications from MongoDB to Couchbase.  NoSQL is great in modern web applications, but not all NoSQL is created equal...

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Moving from SQL Server to Couchbase Part 3: App Migration

Moving from SQL Server to Couchbase Part 3: App Migration In this series of blog posts, I’m going to lay out the considerations when moving to a document database when you have a relational background. Specifically, Microsoft SQL Server as...

Determining Status of a Replication in Couchbase Lite

Couchbase Lite runs replications (syncs) using background threads. Starting and stopping replications doesn’t happen synchronously. This can lead to mistakes in detecting the state of a replication. The Replication class has, depending on platform, either a running property or a...

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Service Discovery with Java and Database application in DC/OS

This blog will show how a simple Java application can talk to a database using service discovery in DC/OS. Why Service Discovery? An application typically consist of multiple components such as an application server, a database, a web server, caching and messaging server. Typically, multiple replicas of each component would...

Announcing Couchbase Mobile 1.4

Couchbase Mobile 1.4 makes it easy to scale to millions of devices and users I am really excited to announce that Couchbase Mobile 1.4 is now available for download. With this release you can scale Couchbase Mobile on-demand to support millions...

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Workshop Content for Full-Stack Java and NoSQL Development Now Available

About a week ago I was at DevNexus 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia, giving a workshop on creating full stack applications using a variety of technologies such as Java, Angular, Docker, Couchbase, and JavaFX. Everyone who participated in the full day...

Using Couchbase Full Text Search Service in Java

Full-text based search is a feature that allows users to search based on texts and keywords, and is very popular among users and the developer community. So it’s a no-brainer that there are lots of APIs and frameworks that offer...

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Couchbase Mobile Changes Explorer – Part. 1

The Couchbase Sync Gateway changes feed can be useful for driving various kinds of logic besides replications. To help understand the intricacies of the changes feed, I developed a simple tool. In this blog post I’ll talk about what the...

Graphql server with node and couchbase, ottoman and spatial view

Graphql is a query language for APIs, it was developed by facebook and it was released in 2015. It is designed to build client applications by providing an intuitive and flexible syntax and system for describing their data requirements and...