Tag: Couchbase Sync Gateway

Announcing Couchbase Mobile 1.5

Couchbase is pleased to announce that Couchbase Mobile 1.5 is now GA and available for download! Extend Couchbase Server Deployments to the Edge With Couchbase Sync Gateway 1.5, you can seamless extend an existing Couchbase Server deployment to connect with remote...

Pruning Explained

Managing Database Sizes in Couchbase Mobile and Conflict Resolution

Couchbase Mobile uses a Multi Version Concurrency Control (MVCC) technique for handling conflicts. One of the challenges in a MVCC based system is that over time, a document can grow to have multiple revisions. One can conclude that if all...

FakeIt Series 5 of 5: Rapid Mobile Development with Sync-Gateway

How we can leverage FakeIt + Couchbase Server + Sync Gateway to get our local environment up and running for mobile development. We will be doing this by using Docker and docker-compose.

Triggering Data Synchronization from the Cloud using Urban Airship Push Notifications

Introduction In this post I’ll show a sample Android application built with Couchbase Lite that uses an Urban Airship push notification to trigger synchronizing data from the cloud to a mobile device. Here “the cloud” will be a Sync Gateway...

Testing your Sync Gateway functions with synctos

Synctos includes a built-in test-helper module that helps you to write tests that validate your document definitions. It's always a good idea to test your code/configuration for bugs, and your synctos document definitions are no different.

Managing REST APIs with Swagger (video)

Couchbase incorporated Swagger into our documentation a few months ago. “Swagger” refers to an ecosystem of tools and other resources for managing REST APIs. Core to Swagger is the Swagger specification. (The group behind Swagger donated the spec to the...

Querying Sync Gateway Public Interface

Querying Couchbase Sync Gateway using Postman

This post discusses a convenient way to query, explore and test the REST API exposed by the Couchbase Mobile Sync Gateway using the Postman Chrome Developer tool. Sync Gateway exposes a REST, Batch & Stream interface that allows clients interact with...

Couchbase Mobile Stack

Technical Details of the 1.4 Release of Couchbase Mobile (video)

Couchbase recently released the 1.4 version of the Couchbase Mobile stack.  1.4 includes the first release of Sync Gateway Accelerator into general availability. This short video describes some of the technical details of the new features.  Mostly it focuses on...

Offline-first apps with Couchbase Sync Gateway

In this article, I’m going to propose an offline-first development using Couchbase as the communication tool between the backend and frontend.

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Couchbase Mobile Changes Explorer – Part. 2

Introduction The Couchbase Mobile Sync Gateway changes feed provides a way to monitor events in a mobile deployment. The feed makes it feasible to write sophisticated business logic. I wrote a tool to help examine and understand the feed. You...