Category: Best Practices and Tutorials

How to Monitor Capella App Services with Prometheus and Grafana

How to Monitor Capella App Services with Prometheus and Grafana

Capella App Services is a fully managed backend as a service (BaaS), that is specifically tailored to mobile, IoT and edge applications. It empowers developers and organizations to seamlessly integrate with Couchbase Capella and synchronize data across various edge applications...

What is a Distributed Application? Definition and Examples

What is a Distributed Application? Definition and Examples

A distributed application is a program that runs on one or more computers simultaneously and communicates through a network. In this blog post, we’ll dive into how distributed applications work, how they differ from standalone or traditional applications, how you...

Mobile Developers: Is REST Keeping You Up At Night?

Mobile Developers: Is REST Keeping You Up At Night?

REpresentational State Transfer, commonly known as “REST”, describes a standard for programmatic communication with backend data services over the web. A REST API is a programming interface that uses HTTP requests to POST (create), GET (read), PUT (update), and DELETE...

HashiCorp Vault with Couchbase Server

HashiCorp Vault with Couchbase Server

In today’s fast-paced world, data security is of utmost importance, especially when dealing with sensitive information. A key component of data security is authentication, which protects data from being stolen. HashiCorp Vault is one of the technologies that can help...

Istvan Orban June 27, 2023
Implementing an Application Modernization Strategy

Implementing an Application Modernization Strategy

Today, organizations must continuously evolve to stay competitive and meet customer needs. Because legacy systems can’t meet the requirements of new applications, organizations are turning to application modernization for improved speed, flexibility, and scale. In this article, we’ll explore the...

Cloud Optimization (Why it’s Important, Tips, Best Practices)

Cloud Optimization (Why it’s Important, Tips, Best Practices)

Organizations are leveraging cloud computing to scale their operations more than ever. However, without proper cloud optimization, organizations may find themselves facing extra costs, not meeting performance requirements, and even experiencing security threats. In this article, we’ll explore tips to...

Relational vs. Non-Relational Databases: Features and Benefits

Relational vs. Non-Relational Databases: Features and Benefits

Databases play a crucial role in storing, organizing, and retrieving information. Two main types of databases are relational (SQL) and non-relational (NoSQL) databases. Both have unique features and benefits, so choosing the right type of database is essential for building...

Data Migration from Oracle to Couchbase

Data Migration from Oracle to Couchbase

You may know Couchbase as the fastest, most scalable NoSQL platform available. However, did you know that Couchbase can also be a relational database? Couchbase is a data platform that can operate with multiple simultaneous personalities all in the same...

Michael Minichino May 2, 2023
11 Effective Microservices Development Best Practices

11 Effective Microservices Development Best Practices

Microservices architecture is increasingly popular in today’s fast-paced software development landscape. Because microservices run independently, developers can scale and maintain each application without disrupting other microservices, making them easier to work with than a monolithic architecture.  Keep reading to find...

Application Development Life Cycle (Phases and Management Models)

Application Development Life Cycle (Phases and Management Models)

Building applications and solutions has become an integral part of doing business. Each industry, ranging from healthcare to gaming, requires a development team to build, manage, and test the digital infrastructure of its business. For this reason, it’s important to...

Updating Sensor Data: Exploring Couchbase’s Multi-Model Options

Updating Sensor Data: Exploring Couchbase’s Multi-Model Options

Couchbase has become a popular choice for IoT use cases, thanks to its flexible multi-model data management capabilities. Recently, I was working with a customer in the cruise industry that had a unique challenge – they needed Couchbase to receive...

Matthew Groves April 4, 2023
Cloud-Native vs Cloud-Agnostic: Which Approach is the Best Fit?

Cloud-Native vs Cloud-Agnostic: Which Approach is the Best Fit?

While there’s no longer a major debate around whether or not you should move to the cloud, there’s still not a consensus around whether or not you should go with a cloud-native or cloud-agnostic approach when building your application.  We’re...