Category: Couchbase Server

Scraping Database Metrics from Couchbase Capella with Prometheus

Scraping Database Metrics from Couchbase Capella with Prometheus

In this blog post, the first in a series, we’re going to show you how to set up a Prometheus server and connect it to your Couchbase Capella Database in order to collect metrics. What is Prometheus? Prometheus is a...

October 30, 2023
Cloud to Edge AI with a Mobile Database Platform

Cloud to Edge AI with a Mobile Database Platform

Edge computing is a technical architecture that extends data processing from the cloud to the edge, moving it closer to the point of interaction, including onto mobile devices. From the database perspective, a typical architecture includes a database in the cloud,...

Index Service Improvements in Couchbase Server 7.2.2 : Part 2

Index Service Improvements in Couchbase Server 7.2.2 : Part 2

This is Part 2 of a two part blog. Part 1 discusses the Index service scaling improvements implemented in Couchbase Server 7.2.2. This second part focuses on reducing memory and disk I/O overheads. Reducing Memory Overheads for Indexer Process Couchbase...

October 23, 2023
Celebrating Two Years of Capella!

Celebrating Two Years of Capella!

Two years ago we launched Couchbase Capella™ as our fully-managed and hosted version of Couchbase Server. Originally, we launched only on AWS in a handful of regions. What a difference two years can make. From the beginning, Capella has offered...

Managing Data Sprawl for Developers

Managing Data Sprawl for Developers

When we developers hear the term data sprawl, it may sound a little bit like a business term like TCO, ROI and the likes. All these terms have a reality for developers, outside of the analyst and manager realm. So...

Securing Communication with TLS Certificates: A Definitive Guide for Couchbase Server (Part 3 of 3)

Securing Communication with TLS Certificates: A Definitive Guide for Couchbase Server (Part 3 of 3)

Understanding TLS within Couchbase Server In Part 1 and Part 2 of this guide, we explained the history of TLS, the components involved and how it works. In this final 3rd part of the guide we combine this all together...

Index Service Improvements in Couchbase Server 7.2.2 : Part 1

Index Service Improvements in Couchbase Server 7.2.2 : Part 1

Since the start of this year, we (Couchbase Indexing Team) undertook a project to improve indexing service on Capella. This blog discusses the goals we planned to achieve at the start of this project and the list of improvements delivered...

October 10, 2023
Can Developers Reduce Software TCO with AI? 

Can Developers Reduce Software TCO with AI? 

Long gone are the days when you would buy a Nintendo cartridge and never update the software on it. The world has changed, and so has software. Instead of living in its own tiny (awesome) gray and black box, software...

Quer levar seu banco de dados para o próximo nível? (Portuguese)

Quer levar seu banco de dados para o próximo nível? (Portuguese)

[See English version of this post] Saiba por que dezenas de milhares de organizações adotaram bancos de dados NoSQL como #Couchbase para melhorar a resiliência, o desempenho e a estabilidade, ao mesmo tempo em que reduzem o risco e a...

Securing Communication with TLS Certificates: A Definitive Guide for Couchbase Server (Part 1 of 3)

Securing Communication with TLS Certificates: A Definitive Guide for Couchbase Server (Part 1 of 3)

Transport Layer Security (TLS) certificates are vital components in securing network communications with a Couchbase Server deployment. TLS ensures the confidentiality, integrity, and authenticity of data transmitted between clients and servers. This comprehensive guide aims to demystify the configuration and...

A Guide to Backend Databases

A Guide to Backend Databases

The backend is the part of an application responsible for storing and processing data. It’s the opposite of the front end, the part of the application that users interact with. The backend typically comprises servers, application programming interfaces (APIs), and...

September 7, 2023
Couchbase’s Jetbrains Plugin: Leveling up the developer experience

Couchbase’s Jetbrains Plugin: Leveling up the developer experience

We are excited to announce that we now have a JetBrains plugin available for developing with Couchbase! Download and install it from the JetBrains Marketplace.  Unless you are an old-school developer, chances are that you have your IDE open right...