Tag: Indexing

How to transition from Equivalent Indexes to Index Replicas?

In the previous post, we saw the benefits of using index replicas over equivalent indexes.  Let’s say you are on Couchbase Server 4.x and have the following 3 equivalent indexes spread across 3 nodes; and with Couchbase 5.0 Beta available,...

Using the New Plasma Storage Engine for Couchbase Indexes

After two generations of success using ForestDB, the team responsible for Couchbase indexes has unveiled a new, blazing fast base storage engine: Plasma. In this post, we’ll introduce you to its features and benefits and what you can expect when...

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CAP Theorem and Chaos at CodeMash Conference – January 2017 (Videos)

I was again honored to be selected as a speaker at the great CodeMash conference in Ohio. I took part in three speaking events: Are You Ready for Chaos? Horizontal Scaling in a Briefcase This session was partly a demonstration...

February 27, 2017

N1QL Scan Consistency including new AtPlus (Video)

This video shows the ScanConsistency options when executing N1QL queries, and covers all the ScanConsistency options, including the new AtPlus. The source code used in this video is available on Github. If you’d like to learn more about how to...

July 18, 2016

Deferring Index Creation

There is a feature in Couchbase 4.x that can really help with Global Secondary Index creation and many do not know about. It is the ability to queue index creation statements and then parallelize their creation for efficiency and performance....