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Matthew D. Groves is a guy who loves to code. It doesn't matter if it's C#, jQuery, or PHP: he'll submit pull requests for anything. He has been coding professionally ever since he wrote a QuickBASIC point-of-sale app for his parent's pizza shop back in the 90s. He currently works as a Senior Product Marketing Manager for Couchbase. His free time is spent with his family, watching the Reds, and getting involved in the developer community. He is the author of AOP in .NET, Pro Microservices in .NET, a Pluralsight author, and a Microsoft MVP.

Summer Project 2016: Meet the Suitcase Cluster

Summer Project 2016: Meet the Suitcase Cluster

I am enjoying my time as a Developer Advocate here at Couchbase. I get to write blog posts, make videos, interact with the community, and go out to a bunch of conferences and meetups. My boss, Arun Gupta, has been...

Matthew Groves July 14, 2016
Sub-document API in Couchbase Server 4.5 with the .NET SDK (revisited)

Sub-document API in Couchbase Server 4.5 with the .NET SDK (revisited)

This blog post is based on an earlier blog post by Jeff Morris that covered the sub-document API while it was still in developer preview. There have been some changes to the API since that release. With Couchbase Server 4.5...

Matthew Groves July 12, 2016
Full Text Search on Couchbase 4.5 (Video)

Full Text Search on Couchbase 4.5 (Video)

This video shows the new Full Text Search feature in Couchbase Server 4.5. This feature is a developer preview: it’s not supported and it’s not recommended for production (yet). You can have a say in how the feature is implemented....

Matthew Groves June 28, 2016
New to Couchbase 4.5: AtPlus

New to Couchbase 4.5: AtPlus

What I’m learning about Couchbase is that while it aims to provide sensible defaults, it also provides options to make trade-offs. The trade-off I’m going to focus on in this blog post is Scan Consistency for N1QL queries. Couchbase 4.5...

Matthew Groves June 21, 2016
Query Workbench – New to Couchbase 4.5

Query Workbench – New to Couchbase 4.5

The Query Workbench is an indispensable tool for developers who are working with Couchbase Server, especially those working with N1QL. Sure the cbq command line tool is helpful, but the Query Workbench has a nice UI and also shows off...

Matthew Groves June 17, 2016
Couchbase on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace (Video)

Couchbase on the Microsoft Azure Marketplace (Video)

UPDATE: Many improvements have been made to the Couchbase Server offering on the Azure Marketplace since this video was made. Please check out Azure: Getting Started is Easy and Free for a more up to date resource. This video will...

Matthew Groves June 15, 2016
Couchbase on ASP.NET MVC (Video)

Couchbase on ASP.NET MVC (Video)

This video will walk you through the basics of using Couchbase in your ASP.NET MVC application. You will need to have Couchbase Server already installed to follow along. I’ve already created a video to show you how to install Couchbase...

Matthew Groves June 13, 2016
How to Install Couchbase Server on Windows (Video)

How to Install Couchbase Server on Windows (Video)

I created a video to walk you through the entire process of installing and setting up Couchbase Server 4.5 on Windows. Some links that will help if you’re following along with the video: Download Couchbase Server Chocolatey NuGet Couchbase Community...

Matthew Groves June 3, 2016
Improved security in Couchbase 4.5: SCRAM-SHA

Improved security in Couchbase 4.5: SCRAM-SHA

Security is important to us, here at Couchbase. I'd like to draw your attention to a new security feature in Couchbase 4.5 that might otherwise go unnoticed: SCRAM-SHA (pronounced like 'scram-shaw').     (Scram Image Licensed through Create Commons via...

Matthew Groves May 25, 2016
Full Text Search in .NET with Couchbase 4.5

Full Text Search in .NET with Couchbase 4.5

Full Text Search (or FTS) is a new feature that is being released as a developer preview in Couchbase 4.5. It is not meant for production, and is not yet supported, but it is a glimpse at things to come....

Matthew Groves May 19, 2016
Couchbase with Windows and .NET – Part 4 – Linq2Couchbase

Couchbase with Windows and .NET – Part 4 – Linq2Couchbase

Part 1 covered how to install and setup Couchbase on Windows Part 2 covered some Couchbase lingo that you’ll need to know Part 3 showed the very simplest example of using Couchbase in ASP.NET In this blog post, I’m going...

Matthew Groves May 18, 2016
Couchbase with Windows and .NET – Part 3 – ASP.NET MVC

Couchbase with Windows and .NET – Part 3 – ASP.NET MVC

This blog post is part 3 of a series: Part 1 covered how to install and setup Couchbase on Windows Part 2 covered some Couchbase lingo that you’ll need to know Are you ready to write some code? In this...

Matthew Groves May 13, 2016