Category: Best Practices and Tutorials

cbping Should Be Your New Friend

cbping Should Be Your New Friend

If you have used the command line ping utility to check simple network connectivity between hosts, you know how useful it is. Well there is a utility like that for Couchbase now. It is aptly named cbping and it will...

NDP Episode #10: In-Memory Data Grids with Hazelcast

NDP Episode #10: In-Memory Data Grids with Hazelcast

I am pleased to announce that the tenth episode of The NoSQL Database Podcast has been published to all the popular podcast networks.  In this episode titled, In-Memory Data Grids with Hazelcast, I’m joined by Viktor Gamov from Hazelcast, where we...

Couchbase Node.js, Golang, Java and .NET Developer Webinars

Couchbase Node.js, Golang, Java and .NET Developer Webinars

I am pleased to announce that a collection of Couchbase developer webinars have been released to the public.  These webinars cover the construction of an issue tracking application built with various programming languages in combination with Couchbase Server. Learn how...

NDP Episode #9: Graph Databases with Neo4j

NDP Episode #9: Graph Databases with Neo4j

I am pleased to announce that the ninth episode of the NoSQL Database Podcast has been published to all the popular podcast networks.  In this episode titled, Graphing Databases with Neo4j, I am joined by Ryan Boyd from Neo4j, where...

NDP Episode #8: Oracle NoSQL and How it Integrates with RDBMS

NDP Episode #8: Oracle NoSQL and How it Integrates with RDBMS

I am pleased to announce that the eighth episode of the NoSQL Database Podcast has been published to the popular podcasting outlets.  In this episode titled Oracle NoSQL and How it Integrates with RDBMS I am joined by Ashok Joshi from Oracle...

Configure the Official Couchbase Docker Image at Test Runtime with TestContainers

Configure the Official Couchbase Docker Image at Test Runtime with TestContainers

In the previous blog posts I explained how to use Docker containers running Couchbase during your tests. Both post had this requirements that you had to build your own Couchbase Docker image with the cluster and data already configured. In...

NDP Episode #7: Service Deployment with Juju Charms

NDP Episode #7: Service Deployment with Juju Charms

I am pleased to announce that the seventh episode of the NoSQL Database Podcast has been published to all major podcasting outlets.  In the latest episode titled, Service Deployment with Juju Charms, I’m joined by Canonical’s, Michael Hall, and Juju Charm...

BCBS 239 and NoSQL databases

BCBS 239 and NoSQL databases

The birth of BCBS 239 This blog examines the principles of BCBS 239 strictly thru the technology perspective and how NoSQL is relevant in the world of compliance in the financial industry and. But before we dive into that here...

Choosing the right fit –  Immediate or Eventual Persistence?

Choosing the right fit – Immediate or Eventual Persistence?

Choosing the right fit –  Immediate or Eventual Persistence? With the emergence of NoSql databases, “eventual persistence” is an option available to accelerate reads and writes to the database. Persistence, also popularly known as durability to disk, has long been...

Create Couchbase Docker Images on the Fly with TestContainers

Create Couchbase Docker Images on the Fly with TestContainers

Yesterday I wrote about how to do unit and integration tests with Couchbase and TestContainers. One of the prerequisite for those tests was to have an image already built. Turns out you don’t have too. You can use TestContainers to...

Unit and Integration Tests with Couchbase and Docker Containers

Unit and Integration Tests with Couchbase and Docker Containers

The current state of testing with Couchbase requires you to use something like CouchbaseMock, or mock the API yourself, or have a running Couchbase Server instance started prior to running those tests. Mocking works but is not really testing Couchbase. It...

A better way to update with Couchbase Lite

A better way to update with Couchbase Lite

Copy of Original Draft Score by Handel Photo courtesy of Adrian Pallant with permission under license CC BY-SA 2.0 The U in CRUD In this earlier post, I wrote about getting started with basic CRUD operations in Couchbase Lite on Android. In this quick note,...