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  • February 20, 2014
    Datanami Seeking High Scalability, Viber Opts for Couchbase
    Ish-Shalom also reflected on Couchbase's easy and transparent sharding and scaling model, which he said the previous solution lacked. He added that "Couchbase was able to provide several times more throughput using less than half the number of nodes.” The innovative cache and database tiering approach were also appealing to Viber.
  • February 18, 2014
    Data Center Knowledge Big Data News: Zettaset, Pentaho, Couchbase
    Enterprise NoSQL database provider Couchbase announced the release of Couchbase Server 2.5 Enterprise Edition- featuring capabilities for enterprise-grade performance, with new features such as Rack Awareness for high availability and cross data center (XDCR) data encryption for secure data center replication.
  • February 14, 2014
    Dataversity Couchbase Adds New Enterprise Features to Latest NoSQL Release
    Couchbase, the startup behind the open source database of the same name, released a new version of its commercial offering that better addresses the availability requirements of mission-critical workloads. The announcement comes less than six months after the company raised $25 million in Series D funding from Adams Street Partners and existing investors to drive NoSQL into the enterprise.
  • February 14, 2014
    Information Management MapR, Predixion, SiSense, Others Release New Products
    Couchbase, a provider of enterprise class NoSQL databases and technologies, released Couchbase Server 2.5 Enterprise Edition. The release includes capabilities for enterprise-grade performance, including new features such as Rack Awareness for high availability and cross data center data encryption for secure data center replication.
  • February 13, 2014
    CMS Wire Watch Your Back, MongoDB - Couchbase is Coming After Your Customers
    We don’t usually receive coverage pitches and press releases seeded with digs at competitors (though Larry Ellison does occasionally make them in front of live audiences), so when we interviewed Couchbase CEO Bob Wiederhold we asked him a pretty blunt question, “Are you saying that you’re going after MongoDB?” He didn’t back off. “I am saying that we’re going after MongoDB’s customers,” he said
  • February 13, 2014
    JAX Enter Couchbase: “We’re not afraid of MongoDB”
    Now, having launched a unique ‘JSON everywhere’ mobile proposition, they’re hoping to leapfrog over their competitors into an exploding market, and, just maybe, dethrone that 200 pound MongoDB gorilla along the way.
  • February 12, 2014
    Database Trends and Applications Moving NoSQL into the Mission-Critical Space - 5 Questions with Couchbase CEO Bob Wiederhold
    The first phase of the NoSQL industry I think was really characterized by grass roots developer adoption. And then we saw a very significant change at the end of 2012 and up to the present. We have started to see big internet companies and enterprises start to do deep strategic evaluations of NoSQL and then select a product and deploy it under business-critical and mission-critical applications that are already operating at significant scale.
  • February 12, 2014
    SiliconANGLE Couchbase updates NoSQL database with new enterprise features
    Couchbase Server 2.5 Enterprise Edition introduces two new features designed to provide more reliability while simplifying administration. The first addition is zone awareness, which ensures data availability if an entire entire rack goes down. The other is a cross-data center replication capability that enables communications between geographically dispersed facilities without requiring a virtual private network.
  • February 11, 2014
    ZD Net Big news day for Big Data as Strata conference kicks off
    In its marketing and press releases, Couchbase seems to be gunning for MongoDB in the Enterprise NoSQL space (however big it may be). Expect the rigor of both products to increase as that competition gains momentum.
  • January 14, 2014
    TechNewsWorld NoSQL, Part 2: Grappling With Big Data
    Global travel and tourism industry player Amadeus is running a pilot using Couchbase as "a very efficient key-value store," Dietmar Fauser, its vice president of Architecture, Quality & Governance divisions for Research and Development, told TechNewsWorld.
  • January 9, 2014
    InfoWorld 9 technologies for a supercharged 2014
    Document databases have been around for decades, and IT knew one as Lotus Domino's Notes Storage Facility, but the NoSQL and big data revolution has sparked new interest. MongoDB and Couchbase are the leaders.
  • January 7, 2014
    TechNewsWorld NoSQL, Part 1: Coming of Age
    Amadeus is a good example -- it will deploy Couchbase's NoSQL technology to manage its 45 billion daily database accesses, with the goal of enabling users to obtain accurate real-time travel fare information.
  • December 31, 2013
    CIO Review 'Mobile First': Massive Innovation at the Hardware and Application Level
    Developers need to be able to exploit this potential with next-generation, data intensive apps powered by next-generation mobile databases where sync is the norm. JSON has become a standard for mobile application development. In 2014, we see a trend to “JSON Anywhere” – JSON on the device, JSON on the wire and JSON in the database.
  • December 30, 2013
    C3 Metrics Couchbase Developer Day

    Don’t miss the Couchbase Israel Developer Day and learn more about NoSQL technology from experts who will be lining up to share their know-how on using Cloudbase for applications like Ybrant Digital, Viber and LivePerson.

  • December 27, 2013
    InfoWorld Scaling and querying large NoSQL databases

    In a scale-out architecture, associated with NoSQL databases, a distributed set of nodes known as a cluster is used as the basic architecture. It provides highly elastic scaling capability, enabling you to add nodes to handle load on the fly. This is the opposite of a scale-up architecture associated with the RDBMs, which adds more resources to a single, larger machine.

  • December 2, 2013
    Database Trends and Applications Trend-Setting Products in Data for 2014

    On the following web pages is DBTA’s list of Trend-Setting Products for 2014. These products, platforms, and services range from widely accepted offerings that continue to evolve to meet the needs of their loyal following to breakthrough technologies that have just released and are in the early stages of adoption. However, they all seek to arm organizations with tools to address rapidly changing market requirements and represent a commitment to innovation.

  • November 22, 2013
    SYS-CON Media Couchbase Named in 2013 Red Herring Global 100

    Couchbase, a leader in NoSQL database technology and the company behind the Couchbase open source project, announced today that it was named on the 2013 Red Herring Global Top 100.

  • November 21, 2013
    Travel Market Report AMADEUS, SABRE ENHANCE SEARCH, SHOPPING FUNCTIONS

    Amadeus signed a strategic partnership agreement with Couchbase, a Mountain View, Calif.-based provider of database technology, to use high-performance data management in order to improve the online travel shopping experience.

  • November 21, 2013
    EnterpriseTech Amadeus Travel Goes Up Tempo with CouchbaseDB
    In the near future, if you search for a flight online, it’s likely that your query will run against Couchbase’s NoSQL database. That’s because Amadeus, the Spanish company that processes many of the world’s flight, hotel, and cruise ship reservation transactions, is in the process of implementing a NoSQL database from Couchbase to streamline the big task of serving real-time airline flight lookups.
  • November 19, 2013
    iArticlez Magazine Amadeus signs on with Couchbase to boost data management
    Following the deal Couchbase will be supporting Amadeus with its availability applications, ensuring that travellers wishing to book fares online will only see prices which are both up-to-date and available for purchase following the search process.

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