Category: Data Modeling

Our 2022 Hot Topics and Innovations

Our 2022 Hot Topics and Innovations

Over the past year the Couchbase blog has been filled with product announcements, developer tutorials, conceptual introductions, and much more. Here is a look at the most popular posts that we had and why it is still worth reading today....

December 22, 2022
How to Model Data: A Guide To JSON Data Modeling

How to Model Data: A Guide To JSON Data Modeling

When beginning to learn about document databases, it’s nice to have a grasp of JSON data modeling basics. This will help you navigate the space and topics easier having an expanded vocabulary on the subject. Experience with a traditional relational...

November 18, 2022
6 Types of Data Models (With Examples)

6 Types of Data Models (With Examples)

In part 2 of the “how to model data” series, we’ll look at a variety of logical models, their strengths and weaknesses, and pros and cons. Part 1 of this series covered the three steps of data modeling: conceptual, logical,...

October 26, 2022
What is Data Modeling? Conceptual, Physical, Logical

What is Data Modeling? Conceptual, Physical, Logical

Data modeling is the process of planning a structure to represent how information and relationships between information will be stored in your system. This post is a brief introduction to data modeling, as well as three progressive types of data...

October 7, 2022
How Multimodel Databases Can Reduce Data Sprawl

How Multimodel Databases Can Reduce Data Sprawl

Not so long ago applications were built almost exclusively as a single and indivisible unit. This monolithic style was a legacy of a time when data capacity was limited, databases were designed for a single unit and the application was...

Talend Introduces Couchbase Capella Support on Talend Big Data Platform 8.0

Talend Introduces Couchbase Capella Support on Talend Big Data Platform 8.0

Many organizations looking to modernize their legacy databases are evaluating fully managed hosted DBaaS offerings that provide flexibility, performance and scale without compromising the trusted strengths of relational databases (RDBMS). With the introduction of Couchbase Capella DBaaS, customers can now...

Build A Python Microservice With Couchbase – Part 3

Build A Python Microservice With Couchbase – Part 3

Recap In the previous two installments of this series, we discussed the drivers behind creating microservices. We also looked at why Couchbase is the perfect datastore to use with such an architecture. We also looked at three variants of a...

April 26, 2022
Building Modern Applications with JSON and SQL – Webinar

Building Modern Applications with JSON and SQL – Webinar

Over the past decade, there has been a major shift in how applications are conceived, designed, built and deployed. They look and behave completely differently than traditional ERP or CRM systems.  We recently held a webinar highlighting how Couchbase is...

Validate JSON Documents in Python using Pydantic

Validate JSON Documents in Python using Pydantic

One of the main attractions of document databases is the flexibility of the document structure or schema. For the most part, the flexibility in the document schema is beneficial. However, there might be some situations where having some structure to...

March 22, 2022
A Story of How Multimodel Databases Can Reduce Data Sprawl (Told in the Pixar Style)

A Story of How Multimodel Databases Can Reduce Data Sprawl (Told in the Pixar Style)

Pixar uses a consistent structure to develop all of its stories. It basically follows the pattern of: Once upon a time, there was… Every day,…  One day,…  Because of that,…  Because of that,…  Until finally,…”   I thought I would borrow...

How to Denormalize Imported Documents from RDBMS Tables Using N1QL

How to Denormalize Imported Documents from RDBMS Tables Using N1QL

Data migration is full of challenges. While migrating from a relational database (RDBMS) like SQL Server or Oracle, your main challenge comes at the time of denormalizing migrated documents as per the target data models. With the introduction of scopes...

December 1, 2021
Accelerate Your Database Migration to Couchbase with erwin Data Modeler

Accelerate Your Database Migration to Couchbase with erwin Data Modeler

The relational database has been foundational to the information economy just like the steam engine enabled the industrial revolution. However, the past success of relational databases (RDBMS) is no measure for what’s needed in today’s economy. Digital transformation driven by...