Couchbase Server Java Developer Training

Two-Day Workshop

Couchbase Server Java Developer training is designed to give you a complete guide to developing applications using Couchbase Server. Training is provided over two days, with hands-on exercises and sample applications throughout to help you use and understand the different operations, patterns and capabilities to get the best out of your Couchbase Server based applications. 

Day One

Day one covers the basics of Couchbase Server, including the capabilities and the core operations that provide data storage and retrieval information. Exercises and sample applications throughout the day will demonstrate how the cluster works, and how your applications can use the core operations to build effective tools.   

Topics covered include:

  • Introduction and High Level Architecture
  • Getting Started
  • Asynchronous and Advanced operations
  • Using JSON in Couchbase
  • Document Design and Beer Data
  • Sample App. – Intro. and Data Model
  • Tutorial Sample Exercise


Day Two

In day two, the basics of day one will be expanded upon to show how the different applications can operate, and how the data that you have stored in the application can be queried through use of the view mechanism. Storing your data, and writing an effective view and query requires closer inspection of your document structure. As the complexities of building your application increase, day two will also examine how to log operations in the application and deal with errors and issues. 
Topics covered include:
  • Quick Review of Day One
  • Tutorial Sample exercises review
  • Introduction to Query and Views
  • Logging and other Advanced concepts
  • Exercises on Views
  • Enhancement of Tutorial for Views
  • Sample app. walkthrough and enhancement
  • Final Review, Roadmap and conclusions


Format and Daily Schedule

The training course is provided in classroom style, combining a presentation showing you the fundamentals, and then exercises that you can follow using your laptop. These exercises are optional, but we advise following the exercises as this will give you the best opportunity to learn and ask questions about the product.

Classes start at 9am and finish around 5pm each day. There are frequent breaks during the day, and a break for lunch when a suitable stopping point in the presentation is reached. Unless otherwise noted, lunch is not pre-arranged.

What You Need

You should bring your laptop (any platform) so that you can take part in the various exercises. A Java SDK, Eclipse or similar development environment, and Couchbase Server pre-installed on your laptop will enable you to get started as soon as possible.