Creating and managing buckets

Creating and managing buckets

The Couchbase Server can be accessed via a REST API, the Couchbase Administrative Console, or the Couchbase CLI. For most cases, this API is used for management and administration of a Couchbase cluster, however as a developer you should be aware that these tools available, and there are some standard bucket operations you may find helpful. For more information about these tools, see:

The following areas can be administered using the Couchbase REST API, the Couchbase Administrative Console, or Couchbase CLI:

  • Managing individual Couchbase Server instances, or nodes

  • Managing clusters of servers

  • Managing data buckets, such as creating new buckets and changing settings

  • Handling views

  • Managing cross data center replication (XDCR)