Tag Archives: Volker Mische

  • CouchDB and Erlang: Mobile and Flexible
    2011-03-21 Erlang Central

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    Erlang is ideal for writing robust highly concurrent applications and allows for a flexible design that is easily scalable and readily extensible. CouchDB's replication and sync capabilities make it ideal as a datastore on mobile devices. What happens when you put all these components two together? During his talk, Damien Katz will provide a brief introduction to CouchDB, illustrate how CouchDB functions as a datastore for mobile devices and the challenges of porting to mobile environments like ...


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  • CouchDB and GeoCouch
    2011-01-31 Erlang Central

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    CouchDB is a document-oriented database with an RESTful HTTP API. Its appliance ranges from huge data sets shared across multiple servers to embedded systems. The built-in multi-master replication makes CouchDB a unique solution for offline synchronisation for mobile devices. GeoCouch is an R-tree implementation that enables CouchDB to do geospatial queries. This talk gives an overview of CouchDB and an introduction into the geospatial world with GeoCouch. ...


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