Iris Couch seeks to answer the question: Wait, why isn’t everyone using CouchDB?
We continue the hosting service originated at CouchOne, now Couchbase. We provide infrastructure as a service
“Iris Couch serves two core needs for the Apache CouchDB communities: getting started easily and not having to worry about operations.” said Jan Lehnardt, project management committee chair of the Apache CouchDB project, “On top of that, Iris Couch is a valued member of the Apache CouchDB Core Developer group and provides insights into operational issues, that we can improve on the software side. Apache CouchDB is better off with Iris Couch.”
In addition to Iris Couch’s Database-as-a-Service, Nodejitsu is acquiring Iris Couch’s Enterprise npm products and services. Package management simplifies developer workflows and distribution of both server-side and client-side software. As the host of the public npm registry, Iris Couch has expertise in scaling npm for companies using node.js and IaaS providers alike.