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  • February 4, 2015
    The New Stack Technology Pairings: JSON Documents and Databases

    Contributed article by Couchbase Senior Vice President of Engineering, Ravi Mayuram, discusses the importance and function of JSON.

  • February 3, 2015
    Business Insider 25 Startups to Bet Your Career on in 2015

    Couchbase grabs a top spot on Business Insider's list of 25 startups to bet your career on in 2015. Ranking among Xamarin, CloudFlare, Qualtrics and more.

  • January 29, 2015
    Fortune Why your company should care about its database

    Databases are a foreign concept for most CEOs, but their impact on a company’s ability to deliver can’t be understated, says Couchbase CEO Bob Wiederhold.

  • January 21, 2015
    Computing Why NoSQL? MarkLogic's VP engineering explains what customers are looking for

    In a recent interview Bob Weiderhold of Couchbase told us that he believes 2015 will mark the start of NoSQL's triumphal march into the mainstream, with organisations starting a broad re-platforming away from the relational technologies that have held sway for the past 30 years.

  • January 9, 2015
    Information Week 5 Analytics, BI, Data Management Trends for 2015

    No surprise here; NoSQL and Hadoop both show seven-point gains in adoption since our 2014 survey, used by 26% and 22% of our 2015 respondents, respectively. Factors driving interest in NoSQL databases include "faster, more flexible development than achievable with relational databases," cited by 24% of respondents, and "lower software and deployment cost," cited by 21%.

  • January 8, 2015
    Computing Will 2015 be the 'year of re-platforming' as firms move wholesale to NoSQL and Hadoop?

    New technologies flower only when external conditions are favourable. Couchbase CEO Bob Wiederhold believes that for NoSQL databases spring has arrived early, and that 2015 will be the year that NoSQL leaves the labs and test benches and emerges as a mainstream technology, capable of supporting heavyweight enterprise applications reliably and consistently on a large scale.

  • January 6, 2015
    Baseline Nielsen Builds a Better Platform for Analytics

    The company turned to Couchbase, which delivers a NoSQL technology approach that sidesteps many of the limitations of relational databases operating in a multitenant environment. The system delivers about a 50 percent boost in response time by pre-indexing metadata. "By moving the metadata to Couchbase, we were able to dramatically improve the efficiency of the system and speed data delivery," Jade says. "We are able to query against the index and target specific documents, something we were not able to do previously."

  • December 22, 2014
    Computing Computing readers' top 10 stories of 2014

    Computing news names Viber's replacement of MongoDB with Couchbase as a top article of 2014!

  • December 17, 2014
    Database Trends and Applications Trend-Setting Products in Data and Information Management for 2015
    Couchbase is listed by DBTA as one of the trend-setting products for 2015.
  • December 12, 2014
    ZDNet ​Why 2015 will be big for NoSQL databases: Couchbase CEO

    Next year could mark a shift away from the ad hoc adoption of NoSQL, with firms starting to use the technology in earnest to replace relational databases. Some three-quarters of production deployments of open-source document-oriented Couchbase already involve replacing legacy relational systems, according to the NoSQL database company's CEO, Bob Wiederhold.

  • December 10, 2014
    Tech Crunch Startup Opportunities Abound In The Age Of Infinite, Resilient, Immutable Infrastructure

    Couchbase is included among the Database Domination category as Hadoop and NoSQL have emerged as preferred approaches for analytical and operational workloads.

  • November 18, 2014
    ITProPortal Why NoSQL is more than the cherry on top of the cake
    How do you define the success of a technology implementation? Should it be judged by how it helps to add short-term value in certain individual areas of business? Or should the yardstick be its ability to enable your entire organisation to take a giant leap forward? Clearly, it’s not possible for every piece of hardware or software introduced within a business to have a revolutionary, transformative impact.
  • November 18, 2014
    ODBMS Industry watch On Mobile Data Manage - Interview With Bob Wiederhold

    I have interviewed Bob Wiederhold, President and Chief Executive Officer of Couchbase.

    “We see mobile rapidly emerging as a core requirement for data management. Any vendor who is serious about being a leader in the next generation database market, has to have a mobile strategy.” –Bob Wiederhold.

  • November 7, 2014
    OpenPR Altoros and Couchbase to Introduce and Scoring Framework for Custom Evaluation of NoSQL Data Stores

    The 2014 NoSQL tech report—to be presented to the public on 11/6—contains an in-depth scoring framework for custom evaluation of NoSQL data stores. It also provides a sample architecture analysis of Cassandra, MongoDB and Couchbase (21 criteria).

  • October 30, 2014
    TechTarget Couchbase Server 3.0 targets enterprise needs with tunable memory

    Version 3.0 of the Couchbase NoSQL database adds tunable memory capabilities, a streaming replication protocol, and other features designed to ease enterprise development and boost performance.

  • October 27, 2014
    InfoQ Couchbase to Replace its Storage Engine with Homegrown ForestDB

    Couchbase expects some serious performance gains when this beta product is incorporated into a shipping product. Additionally, ForestDB lays the foundation for offering Transaction/ACID support in future versions of Couchbase. Code for ForestDB is available on github. InfoQ caught up with Cihan Biyikoglu, Director of Product Management at Couchbase.

  • October 21, 2014
    Channelnomics Vormetric and Couchbase Join Forces

    Vormetric and Couchbase have announced a partnership to deliver data-at-rest security for scalable, high-performance NoSQL environments. The two firms said Vormetric - which provides data security for physical, big data, public, private and hybrid cloud environments - enhances the existing security features already available from Couchbase - an NoSQL provider.

  • October 20, 2014
    San Francisco Business Times Vormetric and Couchbase Partner to Deliver Data-at-Rest Security for Scalable, High Performance NoSQL Environments

    Vormetric, a leader in enterprise data security for physical, big data, public, private and hybrid cloud environments, today announced their partnership with Couchbase, the company that delivers the world's most complete, most scalable and best performing NoSQL database.

  • October 10, 2014
    Application Development Trends New Couchbase Server, SDKs Tout 'Developer Empowerment'

    Numerous Big Data-related moves made by NoSQL database vendor Couchbase Inc. this week included releases of a new version of its flagship Couchbase Server and new SDKs aiming to provide "developer empowerment."

  • October 10, 2014
    Eweek Couchbase Launches v3.0 of Its NoSQL Database

    NoQSL database provider Couchbase has unveiled a 3.0 version of its Couchbase Server, a release the CEO says is its most significant to date. Couchbase 3.0 introduces more than 200 new features and enhancements, including major extensions to its core architecture that improve the scalability, reliability and performance of the distributed database, CEO Bob Wiederhold told eWEEK.

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