Couchbase Mobile
Xamarin Evolve 2016

Couchbase Mobile will be at Xamarin Evolve 2016! Couchbase Mobile comes with three components:

  • Couchbase Lite – A fully functional, on-device, lightweight, native, embedded NoSQL database.
  • Sync Gateway – Everything you need to securely sync on-device Couchbase Lite with Couchbase Server in the cloud.
  • Couchbase Server – A high performance, scalable, always-on NoSQL database in the cloud.

Couchbase Mobile can be installed on iOS, Android, Xamarin and a variety of other platforms. Zack Gramana is Couchbase Mobile Product Manager.

In this brief interview, he talks about why Couchbase Mobile is the right choice as a mobile database on Xamarin:

Here are the specific questions that are discussed:

  • Quick introduction to Couchbase Mobile
  • Why Xamarin developers should care about Couchbase Mobile?
  • How can Xamarin developers get started with Couchbase Mobile?
  • What are other mobile databases typically run on Xamarin? How is Couchbase different?
  • What talk are you giving at Xamarin Evolve? Why should developers attend that talk?
  • What are you showing at the booth?

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Make sure to stop by the Couchbase booth at Xamarin Evolve!


Posted by Arun Gupta, VP, Developer Advocacy, Couchbase

Arun Gupta is the vice president of developer advocacy at Couchbase. He has built and led developer communities for 10+ years at Sun, Oracle, and Red Hat. He has deep expertise in leading cross-functional teams to develop and execute strategy, planning and execution of content, marketing campaigns, and programs. Prior to that he led engineering teams at Sun and is a founding member of the Java EE team. Gupta has authored more than 2,000 blog posts on technology. He has extensive speaking experience in more than 40 countries on myriad topics and is a JavaOne Rock Star for three years in a row. Gupta also founded the Devoxx4Kids chapter in the US and continues to promote technology education among children. An author of several books on technology, an avid runner, a globe trotter, a Java Champion, a JUG leader, NetBeans Dream Team member, and a Docker Captain, he is easily accessible at @arungupta.

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