Category: Search

Vector Search at the Edge with Couchbase Mobile

Vector Search at the Edge with Couchbase Mobile

We’re pleased to announce the public beta release of Couchbase Lite 3.2 with support for vector search. This launch follows the coattails of vector search support on Capella and Couchbase Server 7.6.  Now, with the beta launch of vector search...

Couchbase Server 7.6 Top New Features For Developers

Couchbase Server 7.6 Top New Features For Developers

We are thrilled to announce the launch of Couchbase 7.6, a groundbreaking update poised to redefine the landscape of database technology. This latest release is a testament to our commitment to enhancing database technology, with a significant leap in AI...

March 25, 2024
What is Vector Similarity Search?

What is Vector Similarity Search?

Vector Similarity Search Overview Vector similarity search is a technique that finds similar content or data according to their vector representations. Imagine each piece of data as a collection of numbers arranged in a specific way. By comparing these collections...

Unlocking Next-Level Search: The Power of Vector Databases

Unlocking Next-Level Search: The Power of Vector Databases

These days, you can’t go anywhere without hearing about the latest breakthroughs in artificial intelligence (AI). The concept may feel overwhelming if you haven’t incorporated AI into your platform, but it’s much easier to understand than it seems. One of...

Advanced Geospatial Support added to Search Service

Advanced Geospatial Support added to Search Service

The Couchbase Search service is introducing higher dimensional geospatial indexing and querying capabilities with the Couchbase Server release 7.1.2. Until this new feature, the Search service was limited to indexing single dimensional geopoint/location fields. Queries were limited to bounding queries...

November 9, 2022
Couchbase Lands A Third Database Patent

Couchbase Lands A Third Database Patent

It seems that with our third database patent, Couchbase is keeping the US Patent & Trademark Office very busy. We are thrilled to announce that Couchbase has been granted its third database patent in the last nine months. The Third...

Couchbase vs. MongoDB: NoSQL Misconceptions Part 2

Couchbase vs. MongoDB: NoSQL Misconceptions Part 2

Misconceptions about NoSQL have been around as long as NoSQL itself. It’s always good to get different perspectives, and so I’m continuing this blog series about NoSQL misconceptions, specifically when it comes to two of the top document database companies...

June 10, 2022
Creating Python and JavaScript User Defined Functions For Geospatial Queries

Creating Python and JavaScript User Defined Functions For Geospatial Queries

SQL++ queries can access data stored in your Couchbase cluster in a variety of ways. There are situations where having the business logic as part of your data queries can also be beneficial. SQL++ supports this with User Defined Functions...

April 20, 2022
Top Blogs of 2021 – Part 1

Top Blogs of 2021 – Part 1

What a whirlwind 2021 has been! We’ve had a lot of major events take place this year including debuting on Nasdaq, debuting in the Gartner Magic Quadrant, launching Couchbase Server 7.0, and of course, introducing Couchbase Capella. It’s been a...

December 27, 2021
Level Up Your Data Visualization with Charts in Couchbase 7.0.2

Level Up Your Data Visualization with Charts in Couchbase 7.0.2

If a picture is worth a thousand words, data visualization is worth a thousand data points. With the release of Couchbase 7.0.2, the Query Workbench (and the Analytics Workbench) now include a Charts tab that allows you to create charts...

October 22, 2021
What Is a Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS)? And Why Is It Important?

What Is a Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS)? And Why Is It Important?

Two decades on, the global shift to the cloud only continues to accelerate. As part of their larger digital transformation strategy, leading enterprises are investing in modern applications that are easy to use, evolve rapidly and deliver a highly customized...

How to Build Indexes for Full-Text Search in Couchbase 7.0

How to Build Indexes for Full-Text Search in Couchbase 7.0

Indexes are the underlying infrastructure that make full-text search possible. The new Scopes and Collections feature in Couchbase Server 7.0 makes full-text search in your applications more powerful than ever before. Powering those searches requires full-text indexes. This article provides...