Streamlining of your codebase (no middle tier), replication, the ability to deploy/replicate an application along with its data, and the side benefits that come with going “with the grain” of how the web works are some of the benefits of building CouchApps.
The interview mentions also the potential of using CouchDB on Android and iOS platforms. CouchOne released back in September CouchDB for Android and then 6 months later—and after the merger with Membase—iOS Mobile Couchbase.
Bradley Holt is author of 2 CouchDB Books: Scaling CouchDB and Writing and Querying MapReduce Views in CouchDB.
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