19 April 2014

The Ruby Reflector

Topic

Couchio

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By scottswigart of How Software is Built almost 4 years ago.
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The role of CouchApp and the Couchio company in the world of CouchDB

Scott Swigart: To start, please introduce yourself and talk a little bit about the CouchDB project and the Couchio company.

Damien Katz: I am the founder of the CouchDB project, and I've been in the industry now for 15 years. I started in the software industry on LotusNotes, the back-end database model of which is largely the inspiration for CouchDB, although Lotus Notes was a much larger …

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By Damien Katz of Damien Katz almost 4 years ago.
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After initially getting rejected for sound issues , Google Ads has finally approved our awesome Couchio commercial.

GoogleAds Commercial Version

So we've aired this commercial 11 times so far, 5 times during Robot Chicken, twice duringAqua Teen Hunger Force, once during Tim and Eric's Awesome Show, Great Job! and 3 times on VH1.

It has gone to a total of 321,253 impressions, which means 321,253 people have seen Chris running like a lunatic …

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By Damien Katz of Damien Katz almost 4 years ago.
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At Couchio we are working with a company that makes high performance database appliances. These are complete system stacks where all the components, software and interconnects are carefully chosen, modified and optimized. They can deliver performance and scalability that's often an order of magnitude better than what can be accomplished by assembling your own systems with commodity components, and reducing overall hardware and admin costs.

So if you are a user of Apache CouchDB and are …

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By Damien Katz of Damien Katz almost 4 years ago.
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Recently Chris and Claire produced a commercial for Couchio and CouchDB .

We tried to run it on real TV via Google AdWords, but they denied it:

Hello Claire,

Thank you for your email. I have reviewed your account and found that the ad was rejected for the following reasons:

* Your ad clearly and accurately describes your business, product, or service.

* Rich Media and TV ads: your ad clearly identifies the sponsor of the ad.

* Online Audio and TV ads: Your ad does not include a 'shout-out' that is not commercial in nature.

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