Tag: performance

Create the Right Index, Get the Right Performance.

Introduction There are three things important in database systems: performance, performance, performance.  For NoSQL database systems, there are three important things: performance at scale, performance at scale, performance at scale. Understanding the index options, creating the right index, with the...

/ November 12, 2017
Couchbase tooling

Tooling Improvements in Couchbase 5.0 (Update)

Tooling improvements have come to Couchbase Server 5.0. Note: this is an updated repost of Tooling Improvements in Couchbase 5.0 Beta. In this blog post, I’m going to show you some of the tooling improvements in: Query plan visualization –...

Monitoring and profiling

Profiling and Monitoring in Couchbase Server 5.0 Preview (Update)

Profiling and monitoring for N1QL are a big part of the Couchbase Server 5.0 release (now available for download). Note: this is an updated repost of Profiling and Monitoring in Couchbase Server 5.0 Preview (Update). Query Workbench Once again, I’ll...

Optimizing Database Pagination using Couchbase N1QL.

Background: How does Google do it? When you google something or anything, it gives you back top relevant results, tells you an approximate number of documents for your topic — all under a second.   Here are some high-level pointers: https://www.google.com/search/howsearchworks/algorithms/...

/ November 2, 2017

N1QL: A Practical Guide. Second Edition

Two years and two weeks ago, on a crisp fall day at Wall Street in New York, we launched N1QL in Couchbase 4.0. Even before the launch, we had customers using pre-release N1QL because it solved the critical business problem:...

/ October 26, 2017

Optimize N1QL performance using request profiling

Monitoring uncovered the resource hog. Now what? Couchbase Server 4.5 introduced a mechanism to keep an eye on executing requests, so that slow performers could be highlighted. This DZone article covers the subject of N1QL monitoring in great detail, but...

N1QL Performance and Feature Enhancements in Couchbase 5.0

With Couchbase 5.0 nearing stable release, it is a good idea to revisit some of the enhancements, both in performance and features, that are coming with the N1QL technology.

Couchbase tooling

Tooling Improvements in Couchbase 5.0 Beta

Tooling improvements have come to Couchbase Server 5.0 Beta. In this blog post, I’m going to show you some of the tooling improvements in: Query plan visualization – to better understand how a query is going to execute Query monitoring...

Human League in Manchester

Our Commitment to Performance

A few months ago I went to see The Human League when they came to Manchester. They were Britain’s Best Breakthrough Act in 1982, don’t tell me my finger isn’t on the pulse. I’m not a superfan, I just like...

Performance Enhancements to N1QL in the Couchbase 5.0 March Developer Build

N1QL in Couchbase has come a long way since it was first introduced in Couchbase Server 4.0.  In Couchbase 5.0, things are taken to the next level in terms of performance.  In terms of the March 2017 Developer build of Couchbase...