Data sync, or replication is THE killer feature of CouchDB. Any number of primary database servers can replicate with each other across highly reliable and partially connected networks, and CouchDBÛªs sync protocol makes it all work like magic.
It is also THE driver behind the Offline First (web-) app movement that allows seamless application experiences on mobile (read: often disconnected) devices. Learn how to use this to your advantage.
This talks takes a deep dive below the magic and explains how to build robust sync systems, whether you want use CouchDB or build your own.
The talk will go through the components of a successful data sync system and which trade-offs you can take that solves your particular problems.
A thorough introduction to CouchDB 2.0, the five-years-in-the-making final delivery of the larger CouchDB vision.
Apache CouchDB 2,0 finally puts the C back in C.O.U.C.D.B: Cluster of unreliable commodity hardware. With a production-proofed implementation of the Amazon Dynamo paper, CouchDB has now high-availability, multi-machine clustering as well scaling options built-in, making it ready for Big Data solutions that benefit from CouchDB’s unique multi-master replication.