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Couchbase Enterprise Edition versus Couchbase Community Edition

Which edition is right for me?

Compare the latest features available in the Couchbase Data Platform, Couchbase Server, and Couchbase Mobile

Couchbase Data Platform

Software updates and support Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Frequent releases with quality improvements
Worldwide 24x7 support
Patches and maintenance updates
Professional services

Couchbase Server

Data access
Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Key-value interface (read/write)
N1QL (SQL-based queries)
Full Text Search (FTS)
Global Secondary Indexes (GSI)
MapReduce views
Tunable query consistency
Tunable durability
Development and administration tools Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Web-based UI
Graphical explain plan
Built-in query editor
Built-in schema browser
Query monitoring
REST API
Command line tools
Import and export tools
High availability and disaster recovery Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Intra-cluster replication
Automatic failover
Online rebalancing
Index replicas and swap rebalance
Cross Datacenter Replication (XDCR)
XDCR filtering and throttling
XDCR timestamp-based conflict resolution
Rack/availability zone awareness
Standard backup and restore tools
High performance enterprise backup and restore tools
Full, incremental, and cumulative backups
Security Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Authentication
Authorization
Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)
LDAP integration
Encrypted network access
x.509 CA certificates for TLS
x.509 CA certificates for data service authentication
Auditing
Performance and scaling Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Unlimited query concurrency
Memory-optimized indexes
Homogenous scaling (by node)
Multi-Dimensional Scaling (MDS)
Plasma – high performance storage engine for indexes
Fast failover
Ephemeral buckets
Index pushdown
Adaptive indexes
Compatibility
Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Mobile convergence

Couchbase Mobile

Data access
Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Support for iOS, OSX, tvOS, Android, .NET, Linux platforms
Peer-to-peer support
Data integration APIs including REST, stream, batch, and event
High availability and disaster recovery
Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Multi-version concurrency control for conflict resolution
Security
Community Edition Enterprise Edition
256-bit AES full database encryption with Couchbase Lite
Pluggable user authentication in Couchbase Gateway
Support for integrations with Facebook, OIDC, or custom security
Fine-grained controls for Role-Based Access Control (RBAC) in Couchbase Sync Gateway
Data transport over TLS
Performance and scaling
Community Edition Enterprise Edition
Horizontal scaling with Couchbase Sync Gateway Accelerator

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