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From FinServ to HealthTech: Why These 7 Enterprises Chose Couchbase

From FinServ to HealthTech: Why These 7 Enterprises Chose Couchbase

From the moment we wake up, we create data. As we go about our day, as our hearts beat, even as we fall asleep, we keep on creating more data. To create data is a fundamental part of the human...

Why NoSQL JSON Databases Are So Useful

Why NoSQL JSON Databases Are So Useful

My family hears me talk about JSON databases rather frequently. Naturally, I had to explain that Jason is not the owner of my company! Instead, many modern databases use JSON as a data format. They usually leave the room at...

What is SQL? Navigating Databases for DBAs and Developers

What is SQL? Navigating Databases for DBAs and Developers

This article briefly introduces the essentials of SQL – its meaning, definition, and application to different database technologies. We introduce many different types of systems that use SQL – from databases to event stream processing. What is SQL?  Define: SQL...

April 7, 2021
Introduction to Ottoman With Couchbase

Introduction to Ottoman With Couchbase

Ottoman is an Object Data Modeler (ODM) for Couchbase’s Node.js SDK providing JSON schema and validation for NoSQL. Why Use an ODM for Couchbase With Ottoman, you declare schema in your code. Although Couchbase has no schema enforcement for your...

March 30, 2021
Distributed Databases: An Overview

Distributed Databases: An Overview

Distributed Databases apply the principles of distributed computing to storing data. The simplest example is a database which stores data on two (or more) servers connected by a network. This “cluster” can be accessed and managed as if it was...

March 29, 2021
Couchbase’s Top 20 of 2020

Couchbase’s Top 20 of 2020

Each new year brings a host of rituals and customs– like New Year’s resolutions and ‘predictions’– that get us excited for the upcoming year and on. Another ritual is the annual countdown, in which we glance at the rear view...

January 26, 2021
A JSON Data Modeling Guide

A JSON Data Modeling Guide

When starting to learn about document databases, it’s nice to have a grip on JSON data modeling best practices. This will help you navigate the space and topics easier having an expanded vocabulary on the subject. Experience with a traditional...

January 20, 2021
NoSQL Is Dead, Long Live NoSQL

NoSQL Is Dead, Long Live NoSQL

Dynamo accelerated the NoSQL revolution that’s driving the database industry. Recently, Amazon announced PartiQL – A SQL-Compatible Query Language for their flagship NoSQL database Amazon DynamoDB. This has brought the NoSQL “re:evolution” full circle. It’s wonderful to see the collaborative research from UCSD and...

December 16, 2020
5G and Edge Computing: The New Battleground in Database Tech

5G and Edge Computing: The New Battleground in Database Tech

On the MongoDB earnings call last week, president and CEO Dev Ittycheria gave some huge forward guidance – he’s betting big on mobile, 5G, and edge computing. One of the killer features that we will be [releasing next year, is]...

December 15, 2020
Announcing Flex Index With Couchbase

Announcing Flex Index With Couchbase

Flex Index Explained What is a Flex Index? One of the key tasks of a database engine is how to efficiently manage the search and retrieval of the data therein. The efficiency and balance between resource consumption and performance are...

August 12, 2020
Arrays in JSON: Modeling, Querying and Indexing Performance

Arrays in JSON: Modeling, Querying and Indexing Performance

Array is THE difference between the relational model and the JSON model.   — Gerald Sangudi Abstract JSON array gives you flexibility in the type of elements,  number of elements, size of the elements, and the depth of the elements.  This...

August 4, 2020