Tutorial 1

Learn CouchDB

Jan Lehnardt, CouchDB

 

Abstract

Learn CouchDB — all of it. This three hour course is a tour-de-force through the material of a three-day tutorial. It takes you from a gentle introduction into new ways of dealing with your data, over building a new kind of peer-to-peer applications using Web technologies to deployment and high-performance strategies and internals.

Your teacher is Jan Lehnardt, CouchDB core developers and full-time CouchDB consultant. Learn everything directly from the source and be sure, the things you learn are field-tested.

Speaker Biography

Jan Lehnardt is an active CouchDB developer and is writing "CouchDB: The Definitive Guide" (O’Reilly, 2009). He is CouchDB's chief evangelist and a director of couch.io. where he consults for major industry players. Jan's has spoken about CouchDB at conferences such as O'Reilly's OSCON and QCon, as well as groups like the BBC's web development team. Jan is Based in Berlin, Germany.