CouchDB is an open source document-oriented NoSQL database that uses JSON to store data and JavaScript as its query language.


In MapSurfer.NET, CouchDB tile cache operates with the following configuration parameters:

Parameter NameValue TypeDescriptionRequired
DatabaseNameStringThe name of a database.Yes
TileSetNameStringThe plain-english name of the tileset.Yes
HostStringThe host name or IP address of the server.Yes
PortIntegerThe port number of the CouchDB instance. Default value 5984.No
UserNameStringThe name of a user.No
PasswordStringThe user's password.No