Category: Best Practices and Tutorials

Twitter Thread tl;dr With AI? Part 2

Twitter Thread tl;dr With AI? Part 2

In part 1 we saw how to scrape Twitter, turn tweets in JSON documents, get an embedding representation of that tweet, store everything in Couchbase and how to run a vector search. These are the first steps of a Retrieval...

A Java Microservices Overview

A Java Microservices Overview

In the last decade, microservices have changed how developers and organizations build and ship applications. According to Stack Overflow’s 2023 Developer Survey, nearly 49% of software professionals use microservices daily. To further understand how microservices have risen in popularity, we’ll...

Query Graph Models With Couchbase Recursive CTE

Query Graph Models With Couchbase Recursive CTE

Recursive Common Table Expressions (CTEs) and Oracle’s CONNECT BY are well-known SQL constructs among RDBMS users, facilitating the delegation of complex, interdependent data structure exploration to the database layer for enhanced processing efficiency. These constructs are crucial for querying interdependent...

Binh Le May 9, 2024
What are Foundation Models? (Plus Types and Use Cases)

What are Foundation Models? (Plus Types and Use Cases)

What is a Foundation Model? A foundation model is a powerful type of artificial intelligence (AI) trained on massive amounts of general data, allowing it to tackle a broad range of tasks. Foundation models, such as OpenAI’s GPT (Generative Pre-trained...

SAML Integration Simplified: Connecting Microsoft Entra with Couchbase Server for Secure SSO

SAML Integration Simplified: Connecting Microsoft Entra with Couchbase Server for Secure SSO

In today’s digital landscape, businesses are continuously seeking efficient ways to manage their access control and authentication processes. Integrating Microsoft Entra (formerly known as Azure AD) with Couchbase Server offers a robust and secure solution for single sign-on (SSO) using...

Istvan Orban April 26, 2024
Chat With Couchbase Technical Documentation

Chat With Couchbase Technical Documentation

Couchbase community: Meet the Couchbase Docs chatbot, your new Generative AI-powered documentation assistant. Now available on the docs.couchbase.com website, the new chatbot will transform the way you learn about Couchbase products. It’s like having a Couchbase expert that’s always on...

A Guide to Serverless Functions

A Guide to Serverless Functions

Serverless functions have become a popular application development and deployment approach. By abstracting infrastructure management and embracing event-driven architecture, they offer a flexible solution for developers. The main goal of serverless is to eliminate the need for infrastructure management and...

Getting Ready for SAML: Essential Preparations for Couchbase Server Integration

Getting Ready for SAML: Essential Preparations for Couchbase Server Integration

In the evolving landscape of digital security, the integration of Couchbase with a Security Assertion Markup Language (SAML) Identity Provider (IdP) stands as a cornerstone for robust authentication mechanisms. Why Should You Implement SSO with Couchbase Server? Single Sign-On (SSO)...

Istvan Orban April 17, 2024
Migrate From MongoDB to Couchbase in Minutes With the CLI and IDE Plugins

Migrate From MongoDB to Couchbase in Minutes With the CLI and IDE Plugins

Trying Couchbase just got even easier, you can now import your MongoDB data and indexes into Couchbase seamlessly. Whether you prefer working directly from the command line, or within your favorite IDE, our various new offerings—cbmigrate CLI, Couchbase VSCode Extension,...

Improved Debuggability for SQL++ User-Defined Functions

Improved Debuggability for SQL++ User-Defined Functions

User-defined functions (UDFs) are a very useful feature supported in SQL++. Couchbase 7.6 introduces improvements that allow for more debuggability and visibility into UDF execution. This blog will explore two new features in Couchbase 7.6 in the world of UDFs. Profiling...

Column-Store vs. Row-Store: What’s The Difference?

Column-Store vs. Row-Store: What’s The Difference?

When’s the last time you used a database? Most of us are so accustomed to user-friendly interfaces like TikTok, bank apps, and work programs that we don’t realize we’re interacting with databases all the time. We’re even less inclined to...

Learning on the Couch with FreeCodeCamp: Version Control – Git + GitHub

Learning on the Couch with FreeCodeCamp: Version Control – Git + GitHub

If you’d like to watch this blog live, here is a video of Nyah Macklin & Jessica Rose walking through the process of installing Git and setting up a GitHub account. Watch below or read on. In our last post,...