Tag: Scalability

Scalability vs. Elasticity: A Comparison

Scalability vs. Elasticity: A Comparison

Scalability and elasticity help organizations achieve greater flexibility and efficiency in their IT infrastructure. However, scalability and elasticity have distinct differences that organizations should be aware of when deciding which approach to take. This blog post will break down the...

App Scaling (What It Is and How To Do It)

App Scaling (What It Is and How To Do It)

As organizations grow, their applications also face increased demand. This demand typically includes more data processing and additional users accessing the system simultaneously. If an application can’t handle this growing demand, it may become slow, unresponsive, or even crash, resulting...

Lotum Creates a Unified Gaming Experience for Millions of Global Users with Couchbase Capella

Lotum Creates a Unified Gaming Experience for Millions of Global Users with Couchbase Capella

Social gaming is a competitive environment. Games must be able to handle large volumes of unpredictable traffic while simultaneously promising zero downtime. For these companies, user retention is critical. Gamers expect to play whenever they want for as long as...

Couchbase as a Persistent System of Records – Storage Considerations

Couchbase as a Persistent System of Records – Storage Considerations

When using Couchbase as a persistent system of records the underlying storage infrastructure needs to be considered. Infrastructure decisions have an impact on the overall performance and availability of the data store, with the knock-on effect of impacting the data...

Hear from PepsiCo, Comcast, UPS & More at Couchbase Connect

Hear from PepsiCo, Comcast, UPS & More at Couchbase Connect

October is here, which means that we are in the home stretch for Couchbase ConnectONLINE! We’ve talked a lot about the various sessions that we’re going to have at the free two-day conference including the four main tracks: Developer Experiences,...

John Kreisa, CMO October 15, 2021
Announcing Couchbase Mobile 2.6

Announcing Couchbase Mobile 2.6

Today, we’re announcing the general availability of Couchbase Mobile 2.6. This release comes on the heels of Couchbase Mobile 2.5 which we released in April of this year. This is the first in a series of focused, purpose-built Couchbase Mobile...

Example Architectures for Data Intensive Applications.

Example Architectures for Data Intensive Applications.

…a drawing should have no unnecessary lines and a machine no unnecessary parts.  —William Strunk Jr., Elements of Style In the book Designing Data-Intensive Applications: The Big Ideas Behind Reliable, Scalable, and Maintainable Systems, Martin Kleppmann has written about traits...

Keshav Murthy June 14, 2020
Understanding Cross Data Center Replication (XDCR) – Part 1

Understanding Cross Data Center Replication (XDCR) – Part 1

If you have any familiarity with Couchbase, you definitely know XDCR. If you use Couchbase for any of your applications, you are very likely using XDCR. I wouldn’t be wrong if I said, XDCR is indeed one of our customers’...

Interview with the Ghost of MongoDB Scalability

Interview with the Ghost of MongoDB Scalability

Are you looking for my interview with the Ghost of MongoDB Scalability? Well, I moved it to my personal blog because it is, after all, a fictitious interview ;) Read the interview here. Enjoy!