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  • September 13, 2013
    eWEEK Couchbase Brings Open-Source NoSQL Database to the Mobile Form Factor

    Open-source NoSQL database vendor Couchbase is growing its portfolio from the server to mobile devices with its new Couchbase Lite initiative. Couchbase is also releasing a new server version as well, providing improved security and administration capabilities.

  • September 13, 2013
    PC Advisor Couchbase open source data store goes mobile

    Couchbase is launching a version of its namesake NoSQL open source data store that can run on mobile devices, called Couchbase Lite. It is also releasing companion products, Couchbase Sync Gateway, which synchronizes data between a mobile device and a cloud service, and Couchbase Cloud, an online sandbox for developers to try Couchbase Lite. 

  • September 13, 2013
    Computing Couchbase unveils first NoSQL database for mobile

    Having the database on the device itself makes data-intensive applications more efficient and responsive than if they constantly have to connect to a remote source. It also means that such apps can be used when offline. Plus, users don't want to download fresh data every time they want to do their work or play their games; it is better if it can be maintained locally where it is needed and updated in the background.

  • September 13, 2013
    CNN Money Couchbase rolls out native NoSQL databases for iOS, Android

    Assuming it’s lightweight and fast — as Couchcase claims its Lite version is — apps can serve and update certain data right from the device a lot faster and more reliably. In the case of Couchbase Lite, applications can sync local data with a cloud-based Couchbase Server database, which means that both instances can remain as up-to-date as their connection status and programming decisions allow.

  • September 13, 2013
    Network World Couchbase open source data store goes mobile

    Couchbase is launching a version of its namesake NoSQL open source data store that can run on mobile devices, called Couchbase LiteIt is also releasing companion products, Couchbase Sync Gateway, which synchronizes data between a mobile device and a cloud service, and Couchbase Cloud, an online sandbox for developers to try Couchbase Lite.

  • September 13, 2013
    PCWorld Couchbase open source data store goes mobile

    Companies such as McGraw-Hill, Orbitz, LinkedIn and the Amadeus travel booking service all have used Couchbase. Currently, there are about 2.3 million mobile application developers worldwide—about 12.6 percent of all developers—and by 2016, that number will double to almost 5 million mobile app developers, predicted analyst firm Vision Mobile.

  • September 13, 2013
    Computerworld Couchbase open source data store goes mobile

    Couchbase is a key/value document store that sends and receives data through the JSON (JavaScript Object Notation), a protocol for exchanging information between two systems that is fairly easy for developers to understand and work with. JSON is particularly useful for applications that periodically send and receive a lot of data, according to the company.

  • September 13, 2013
    Yahoo! Finance Couchbase Announces Availability of Couchbase Server 2.2 NoSQL Document Database

    Couchbase Server 2.2 includes significant improvements across several areas critical to enterprise customers. Customers adopting NoSQL specifically look for seamless cross cluster support and by using Couchbase can setup cross cluster replication with just a few clicks. Cross Data Center Replication (XDCR) is a key differentiator for Couchbase, with large enterprises choosing Couchbase as the NoSQL database of choice for their most demanding web and mobile applications.

  • September 13, 2013
    TechWeek Europe Couchbase Launches First Ever Native NoSQL Database For Mobile Devices

    Data stored in Couchbase Lite on the device is seamlessly synchronised with the Couchbase Server in the cloud through the Sync Gateway. The company says the new Gateway component is easy to set up and manage, and offers high scalability and powerful conflict resolution features.

  • September 13, 2013
    Yahoo! Finance Couchbase Announces 'JSON Anywhere' Mobile Partner Program

    As part of the program, Couchbase has integrated Couchbase Lite into industry leading mobile development platforms. This includes Appcelerator Titanium, Adobe PhoneGap, Apache Cordova, Xamarin, and Sencha.

  • September 13, 2013
    InfoWorld Couchbase open source data store goes mobile

    Couchbase is launching a version of its namesake NoSQL open source data store that can run on mobile devices, called Couchbase Lite. It is also releasing companion products, Couchbase Sync Gateway, which synchronizes data between a mobile device and a cloud service, and Couchbase Cloud, an online sandbox for developers to try Couchbase Lite.

  • September 13, 2013
    Tech Investor News Couchbase rolls out native NoSQL databases for iOS, Android

    Couchbase is officially opening up two new technologies to mobile developers as part of a public beta program. Couchbase Lite is a lightweight database designed specifically for iOS and Android devices, while Cloud Sync Gateway syncs local data with a bigger database in the cloud.

  • September 13, 2013
    Gadget Rumours Couchbase Launches 'JSON Anywhere' Mobile Strategy

    Data stored in Couchbase Lite on a mobile device is seamlessly synchronized with the Couchbase Server in the cloud, enabling the simple development of a new class of occasionally connected, data intensive mobile applications.

  • September 13, 2013
    Virtualization Journal Couchbase Announces 'JSON Anywhere' Mobile Partner Program

    "The NoSQL market is starting to enter its hyper-growth stage with an increasing shift from relational to NoSQL," said Couchbase CEO Bob Wiederhold, "The first wave has been at the server level, either in the data center or in the cloud. The next wave is clearly mobile, where Couchbase is leading the charge in the shift away from relational. In adopting the technology, we believe that there is the potential to have Couchbase Lite on a billion devices."

  • September 13, 2013
    CIO.com Couchbase Open Source Data Store Goes Mobile

    (Couchbase) is also releasing companion products, Couchbase Sync Gateway, which synchronizes data between a mobile device and a cloud service, and Couchbase Cloud, an online sandbox for developers to try Couchbase Lite. Developers could use Couchbase Lite to store data for their mobile applications, and use Couchbase Sync Gateway to synchronize the data with back-end supporting services, the company suggests.

  • September 13, 2013
    InfoTech Couchbase Launches 'JSON Anywhere' Mobile Strategy; Becomes First Vendor to Offer a Native NoSQL Database for Mobile Devices Together with Easy Sync

    The Couchbase JSON Anywhere strategy is targeted at mobile application developers that want to create highly responsive, data-centric applications that are always-available regardless of network connectivity. JSON Anywhere means: JSON on the device, JSON on the wire, and JSON in the cloud.

  • September 13, 2013
    Telco 2.0 Monitoring the cloud at Twitter-scale; consumer radio planning exists!

    Couchbase, the popular document-oriented NoSQL database, is offering a new version of its software for use as a local data store on mobile devices. They suggest that, for example, a medical system could keep much more data locally and keep it organised, being able to function without continuous connectivity. At the same time, they’re also offering Couchbase as a cloud service, living in Amazon EC2.

  • September 12, 2013
    DZone Couchbase Launches 3 New Products

    As a part of their "JSON Anywhere" strategy for always-available mobile apps, Couchbase launched three new products today: Couchbase Lite, Couchbase Sync Gateway, and Couchbase Cloud.

  • August 30, 2013
    CMSWire Couchbase Get A Pile Of Dough

    Couchbase, a commercial software entity that develops and provides commercial packages and support for Couchbase Server, an open-source, NoSQL, document-oriented database, received 25 million in new funding this week. “We weren’t planning to raise more money until early 2014,” says Bob Wiederhold, CEO of Couchbase, but a number of VC’s were apparently so impressed by the success of the company’s 2.0 release (delivered last December) that they wanted “in” on the game.

  • August 28, 2013
    TechCrunch Couchbase Raises $25M To Further Develop NoSQL Database And Expand Into International Markets

    Like other NoSQL companies, Couchbase has had greater adoption as companies do more strategic evaluations. More enterprise providers are considering Couchbase for mission critical applications. In its latest release, Couchbase added cross data center replication for customers that want to have the database technology available and synced from multiple data center locations. It also added new security features.

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