Couchbase and Gimbal Join Hands to Power New Mobile Applications with Personalized Experience

By CIOReview | Thursday, January 14, 2016

NEW YORK, NY: The increasing need for creating platforms to develop mobile applications calls for a solution that can offer multitude of features as well as fulfill the ultimate requirement of generating greater customer engagement and loyalty. Along the same lines, Couchbase and Gimbal have joined forces to offer a joint solution fostering development of mobile applications with real-time, personalized experience.

Under the partnership, Couchbase will integrate its Couchbase Mobile solution with Gimbal’s mobile engagement platform to deliver an integrated solution for developers throwing light on retail, hospitality and transportation apps. As a NoSQL database solution for mobile, Couchbase Mobile is is designed to provide consistent access to data, with or without a network connection. It comprises of features like quick availability of data, cross platform support, local file system encryption and secure synchronization between local and remote databases.

Gimbal’s mobile customer engagement platform is powered by Bluetooth Low Energy beacons and analytics. It provides secure transmissions for user privacy and managed experiences, enhanced data with lower deployment costs and easy management of beacons over the network.

The Gimbal and Couchbase joint solution will allow developers to build applications with real time, consistent experience. Couchbase enables a fully connected experience owing to its ability to store data locally even without a consistent network connection. Once the data is stored locally, Gimbal beacons serve customers in any location with real time customized content.

"Our customers are able to build applications that provide a seamless mobile experience by ensuring data access without a network connection. Our partnership with Gimbal gives mobile developers an easier solution for real-time delivery of location aware content to users and customers regardless of internet service or network congestion providing a unique and engaging experience," says Wayne Carter, Chief Architect of Mobile, Couchbase.