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Couchbase Recognized on Constellation ShortList™ for Hybrid- and Cloud-Friendly NoSQL Stores for Q1 2018

 •  Mountain View, Calif.

Cloud-native Couchbase makes the recommended list from analyst firm Constellation Research

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- February 21, 2018 — Couchbase, Inc., creator of the world’s first Engagement Database, today announced it was named to the Constellation ShortList™ for Hybrid- and Cloud-Friendly NoSQL Stores in Q1 2018. To compete in today’s challenging business environment, organizations need technology that can support both their existing strategies and their digital transformation needs. The technology vendors included in the Constellation ShortList offer the key requirements for early adopters pursuing digital transformation initiatives.


The Couchbase Data Platform provides the leading database technology in the cloud for enterprises focused on creating exceptional customer experiences. Companies born in the cloud or looking to improve their strategy for cloud-based data management deploy the Couchbase Data Platform for its unique data model flexibility, elastic scalability, high performance and 24x365 availability, which are all key requirements for building and deploying modern web, mobile, and IoT applications. With its cloud-native platform, Couchbase can be deployed on any infrastructure—bare metal, virtual machine or container--using any private, public, hybrid, or multi-cloud strategy. Customers can also leverage the pre-defined Couchbase deployment modules available in Google, AWS, and Microsoft cloud marketplaces.


“To innovate in the modern age of digital transformation, businesses must adopt cloud-first strategies,” said Scott Anderson, Senior Vice President of Product Management and Business Operations at Couchbase. “Although the transition to the cloud isn’t easy, the right database technology can help pave the way for groundbreaking mobility and scalability. Couchbase is honored to be included on the Constellation ShortList™ for Hybrid- and Cloud-Friendly NoSQL Stores, and excited to continue to be at the forefront of cloud innovation.”


“Boardrooms and their executive suites must be cognizant of the business extinction events and the exponential technologies that will transform their industries,” said R “Ray” Wang, chairman and founder at Constellation Research. “Each Constellation ShortList, researched and curated by our analysts, guides early adopters in identifying the right technologies to support new business models and improve engagement.  Leaders now have a list of the top technology partners who can co-innovate and co-create with customers to thrive and dominate digital disruption.”


Constellation advises leaders on leveraging disruptive technologies to achieve business model transformation. Products and services named to the Constellation ShortList meet the threshold criteria for this category as determined through client inquiries, partner conversations, customer references, vendor selection projects, market share and internal research. The Constellation ShortList is frequently updated as market conditions change.


About Couchbase, Inc.

Couchbase's mission is to be the data platform that revolutionizes digital innovation. To make this possible, Couchbase created the world's first Engagement Database. Built on the most powerful NoSQL technology, the Couchbase Data Platform includes open source Couchbase Server and Couchbase Mobile. The platform provides unmatched agility and manageability -- as well as unparalleled performance at any scale -- to deliver ever-richer and ever more personalized customer experiences. For more information, visit


Couchbase customers include industry leaders like Amadeus, AT&T, Carrefour, Cisco, Comcast, Concur, Disney, Dixons Carphone, DreamWorks Animation, eBay, Marriott, Neiman Marcus, Rakuten/Viber, Tesco, Tommy Hilfiger, Verizon, Wells Fargo, as well as hundreds of other household names. Couchbase investors include Accel Partners, Adams Street Partners, Ignition Partners, Mayfield Fund, North Bridge Venture Partners, Sorenson Capital, and WestSummit Capital.



Constellation Research does not endorse any solution or service named in its research.


About Constellation Research

Constellation Research is an award-winning, Silicon Valley-based strategic advisory and futurist research firm. Constellation’s analysts serve as innovation advisors for leaders and Global 2000 organizations navigating the challenges of business-model disruption and transformation. Unlike legacy analyst firms, Constellation works closely with solution providers, partners, and its Constellation Executive Network of innovative buy-side leaders, C-suite executives and board of directors to lead the way in disrupting technology and research coverage areas. The goal – deliver to clients what they need to achieve valuable business results.


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