A modern multi-model database that meets enterprise needs for performance, flexibility, ease of use, and low cost of ownership

Built on the most powerful NoSQL technology, Couchbase Server delivers unparalleled performance at any scale across any cloud. With its memory-first architecture, latency is measured in milliseconds. And with a JSON document foundation, geo-distributed deployments, workload isolation, and high-density storage, Couchbase is redefining database economics for scalable, mission-critical applications. To round off the solution, Couchbase has the most comprehensive SQL-compatible query language (SQL++) and dynamic schema structures, making it easy to migrate from RDBMS.

Meet the database requirements of today’s massively interactive enterprises

Fast: Unparalleled performance at scale

Deliver consistent, fast experiences at scale, powered by a memory-first architecture. High-performance indexes and index partitioning provide unparalleled query performance with complex joins, predicates, and aggregate evaluations. And, with high-density storage that consumes less resources yet holds 3x more data per node, Couchbase significantly reduces the complexity of your clusters and the costs of your deployment.

Flexible: Unmatched agility and flexibility

Support rapidly changing business requirements with the flexibility of JSON schema and the power of a comprehensive query language (SQL++). Develop engaging applications from a single platform using multiple access methods: key-value, query, and search.

Familiar constructs like SQL++, schema, transactions, and user-defined functions

Most database developers share a common knowledge of SQL databases, and so does Couchbase. The query language for Couchbase is SQL++, a SQL for JSON language that supports joins, ACID transactions, user-defined functions, and more. Couchbase also supports dynamic schema constructs that map to RDBMS, including buckets, scopes, collections, and documents.

Future-proof: Manage Couchbase your way

Deploy Couchbase Server in any cloud, at any scale. To reduce operational overhead, you can self-manage your deployment, use Kubernetes automation, or choose the fully managed Couchbase Capella™ DBaaS.

Customer success spotlight

Providing real-time lodging options to the world’s travelers, with 24/7 availability. Building customer loyalty through exceptional experiences. Marriott uses Couchbase to support their open source, cloud-based, distributed architecture enabling them to reduce application development costs, improve speed, and modernize their infrastructure.

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13M+ documents
200+ transactions/second

Read how the world’s biggest professional network keeps 450 million members engaged. Site reliability is their lifeblood. Billions of page hits/day and tens of thousands of servers need to be monitored, logged, and analyzed. They depend on Couchbase Server to keep it all running.

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10M+ queries/second
5B+ documents

How does the largest travel bookings engine manage its exploding look-to-book ratio? They have to balance high customer expectations, fierce competition, and pressure on bottom-line margins. Couchbase Server helps meet global customer demand without breaking the bank.

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8M+ queries per second
20B+ documents

Global financial services companies, like Equifax, have unique challenges. Learn how Couchbase powers Fannie Mae’s 24-month, online, trended data platform, combining information from three credit reporting sources as well as real-time, online updates.

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5 millisecond SLA
1.5B ever-changing records

Related features and capabilities

Queries

SQL++ gives application developers an expressive, powerful, and complete declarative language for querying, transforming, and manipulating JSON data.

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ACID transactions

Develop scalable and highly available applications requiring multi-document atomicity and durability guarantees by delegating the transactional complexity to Couchbase.

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Eventing

Couchbase Eventing enables user-defined business logic to be triggered in real time on the server when application interactions create changes in data.

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Analytics

Reduce time to insight by running ad hoc analytical queries on operational data while leveraging an MPP query engine. All without impacting operational application performance by maintaining workload isolation.

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Active-active global replication

Ensure always-on high availability, disaster recovery, and flexible global replication with cross data center replication (XDCR) that can scale and evolve with your business.

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Multi-dimensional scaling (MDS)

One size never fits all when it comes to scaling your business. MDS delivers revolutionary distributed architecture with compute, storage, and processing workload partitioning to meet ever-changing requirements.

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Enterprise-grade security

Compliance and security are fundamental business requirements. Protect your data on the wire and in the cloud. Protect your organization with built-in auditing, role-based access control, and encrypted communications.

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Full-text search

Better customer experiences result from smarter, richer applications. Quickly integrate intelligent full-text search into your apps.

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Use cases & solutions

Customer 360

Aggregate data collected from different sources in one platform to build a single view of your customer or business.

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Catalog and inventory

Publish new product and inventory content in real time and scale to millions of products and requests per second to present the right data at the right time.

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Session caching

Serve up data faster from your legacy databases using Couchbase as a high-performance, easy-to-manage, and elastically scalable caching layer.

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IoT data management

Manage, support, and drive real-time data insights at the edge with embedded and cloud databases, data sync, and guaranteed data availability.

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