Couchbase, originally known as Membase is an award-winning, open-source, distributed multi-model NoSQL and document-oriented cloud database. It is designed and optimized for interactive applications and may serve many concurrent users by creating, storing, retrieving, aggregating, manipulating and presenting data. Couchbase delivers unmatched versatility, performance, scalability, and financial value across cloud, on-premises, hybrid, distributed cloud, and edge computing deployments.

CouchBase Features

Build fast, move faster

As a key-value and document database that’s memory first, Couchbase empowers developers to build responsive and flexible cloud, mobile, and edge computing applications that scale effortlessly.

• Flexible JSON schema for continuous delivery
• Easy, SQL-friendly query language for JSON
• Fully integrated SDKs for Java, .NET, Scala, Go, JavaScript, and Python
• Peer-to-peer-to-cloud syncing for mobile and edge computing

Architect for high demand

As a distributed scale-anywhere database, Couchbase guarantees consistent and dependable performance all day, every day, from the cloud to the edge for all users.

• Memory-first high-performance design
• Distributed ACID transactions
• Masterless, asynchronous, and geo-aware clustering
• Guaranteed availability via native replication and a distributed cloud-to-edge architecture

Lower total cost of ownership

Couchbase’s cloud database makes it easy to globally manage distributed clusters from a single console, elastically scale with a few clicks, and optimize services to match your workloads to your infrastructure. Couchbase’s hyper-scalability improves price-performance as you scale.

• Control your data, clusters, services, and costs
• Exceptional price/performance across workloads
• Flexible per-cluster SLAs
• Multicloud, hybrid-cloud, cloud-to-edge 

CouchBase Information

CouchBase Pricing


from $0.32/hr per node

  • SQL++, search and indexing
  • RBAC; scopes & collections
  • Single-cluster availability zone
  • 3-node cluster minimum
  • Daily backups
  • Forum support
  • 99.5% uptime SLA

Developer Pro

from $0.40/hr per node

  • Everything in basic +
  • Cross datacenter replication (XDCR), Analytics, Eventing
  • Multiple cluster availability zones
  • Up to 4 hours backup interval
  • 8-hour response, weekdays
  • 99.99% uptime SLA


from $0.65/hr per node

  • Everything in basic  and developer pro +
  • Cross datacenter replication (XDCR), Analytics, Eventing
  • Multiple cluster availability zones
  • Up to 4 hours backup interval
  • 30-minute response time, 24x7
  • 99.99% uptime SLA

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