Tag: Microsoft

The Unreasonable Effectiveness of SQL in NoSQL Databases: A Comparative Study.

The business applications have requirements: take customer orders, deliver customer orders, track shipping, generate inventory report, end of the day/month/quarter business report, generate business dashboards and more.  These requirements evolve slowly. They remain even when you choose a NoSQL database....

/ May 26, 2019
Azure Cloud

Test Drive: Trying Couchbase on Azure for Free

Test Drive is an Azure feature that allows you to try out software in the cloud for free. Previously, I wrote about how Getting started with Couchbase on Azure is easy and free. That post told you how to get...

Azure Cloud

Scaling Couchbase Server on Azure

Scaling is one of Couchbase Server’s strengths. It’s easy to scale, and Couchbase’s architecture makes an efficient use of your scaling resources. In fact, when Couchbase customer Viber switched from Mongo to Couchbase, they cut the number of servers they...

NDP Episode #18: Microsoft DocumentDB for NoSQL in the Cloud

I am pleased to announce that the latest episode of the NoSQL Database Podcast titled, Microsoft DocumentDB for NoSQL in the Cloud, has been published to all the major podcasting networks.  In this episode I am joined by Kirill Gavrylyuk from Microsoft’s...

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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...

Hello, Couchbase, it’s me, Matthew Groves!

I just started as a Developer Advocate at Couchbase, so let me tell you a little about myself. I've been coding since the early 2000s, mainly as a web developer. I live in Grove City, Ohio, which is a suburb...

Couchbase with Azure ARM Templates

This blog post describes how to set up your own Couchbase Cluster using Azure Resource Manager templates, aka ARM templates. Prerequisites: If you would like to try this you will need a few things: Azure Subscription, sign-up here for a...