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All posts by Arun Gupta, VP, Developer Advocacy, Couchbase

Arun Gupta is the vice president of developer advocacy at Couchbase. He has built and led developer communities for 10+ years at Sun, Oracle, and Red Hat. He has deep expertise in leading cross-functional teams to develop and execute strategy, planning and execution of content, marketing campaigns, and programs. Prior to that he led engineering teams at Sun and is a founding member of the Java EE team. Gupta has authored more than 2,000 blog posts on technology. He has extensive speaking experience in more than 40 countries on myriad topics and is a JavaOne Rock Star for three years in a row. Gupta also founded the Devoxx4Kids chapter in the US and continues to promote technology education among children. An author of several books on technology, an avid runner, a globe trotter, a Java Champion, a JUG leader, NetBeans Dream Team member, and a Docker Captain, he is easily accessible at @arungupta.

Couchbase Connect 2016 Call for Papers

Couchbase Connect is an event where the best Dev and Ops minds in NoSQL get together! Inviting all developers, architects, administrators, and CxOs to Save the Date for Couchbase Connect16. This event is happening in the beautiful Bay Area and could be your reason to...

Stateful Containers on Kubernetes using Persistent Volume and Amazon EBS

This blog will show how to create stateful containers in Kubernetes using Amazon EBS. Couchbase Server is a stateful container. This means that state of the container needs to be carried with it. In Kubernetes, the smallest atomic unit of running...

Kubernetes Cluster on Azure and Expose Couchbase Service

This blog is part of a multi-part blog series that shows how to run your applications on Kubernetes. It will use the Couchbase, an open source NoSQL distributed document database, as the  Docker container. Part 1 explained how to start Kubernetes cluster using Vagrant...

Microservices using WildFly Swarm, Docker and Couchbase

Containers, Microsoervices, and NoSQL provide an awesome threesome for building your modern applications. These applications need to be agile, meet constantly evolving customer demands, be pervasive, and should work across mobile, web and IoT platforms. This blog will explain a simple microservices stack...

Couchbase 4.5 Beta is Now Available – Faster, Simpler, More Secure

Couchbase 4.5 Beta is now available, download! This release has three main themes: Here is the list of features that you can now play with: Faster Sub Document API Memory-Optimized Global Indexes Array Indexing Faster Read-Your-Own-Write Consistency with N1QL Queries...

Couchbase 4.5 Application Contest – Chance to win $500 Amazon gift card!

Couchbase 4.5 Beta was announced yesterday and it can make you $500 richer! This blog announces a contest asking developers to build an application using Couchbase 4.5 Beta. Each qualified entry wins a #Couchbase swag worth $25. One lucky winner will be awarded a $500...

Docker container using Apache Mesos and Marathon

  Apache Mesos is an open source cluster manager developed at UC Berkeley. It provides resource isolation and sharing across distributed applications. The figure shows the main components of Mesos. Mesos consists of a master daemon that manages slave daemons running...

Couchbase on Mesos using DC/OS and Amazon

Couchbase Docker container can easily run on a variety of orchestration platforms: Couchbase Docker Container Couchbase on Docker Swarm Couchbase on Kubernetes Couchbase on OpenShift 3 Docker container using Apache Mesos and Marathon explained how to setup Mesos, Marathon, and run a simple...

Couchbase Cluster on Docker Swarm using Docker Compose and Docker Machine

This blog post will explain how to create and scale a Couchbase Cluster using full armor of Docker – Docker Machine, Docker Swarm and Docker Compose. Here is what we’ll do: Create a 3-node Docker Swarm Cluster using Docker Machine Run a...

Couchbase on Amazon Marketplace

Couchbase Server can be easily downloaded and installed on your local machine. However a common way to run it is on Amazon. This blog will explain how you can run Couchbase on Amazon. Couchbase Server can be easily launched on Amazon Web...

Couchbase Cluster on Amazon using CLI

Couchbase on Amazon Marketplace showed how to setup a single Couchbase node using EC2 Console. But typically you provision these nodes en masse, and more commonly create a cluster of them. Couchbase clusters are homogenous, scales horizontally and thus ensure that database does not become...

Scaling and Rebalancing a Couchbase Cluster using CLI

Couchbase provides high availability and disaster recovery in several ways: Homogenous cluster Replication Intra-cluster replication Cross-data center replication (XDCR) Backup and restore Rack zone awareness This blog will show how to create a Couchbase cluster using Couchbase Command Line Interface (CLI)....