You know Oracle, but need a good overview of Couchbase, a modern NoSQL database? You’re in the right place. This will speed up your understanding of Couchbase. It’s not intended to evaluate all the features or performance. Since Oracle is a relational database with SQL as the main query language, it’s normal for developers to view other databases from SQL’s point of view.
In this article, we’ll compare and contrast Oracle with Couchbase from a SQL point of view. You’ll get a good feel for the architecture and capabilities of Couchbase. We won’t do a deep dive into high-availability, scale-out, and sizing the databases in this series.