How to do it...

Let us build a Spring 5 application that uses Apache CouchDB for big data storage by performing the following steps:

  1. First download the recent version of the Apache CouchDB installer from Follow the installation procedure from their technical documentation at
  2. After a successful installation, open a browser and run This will launch CouchDB Fauxton, which is a web-based administration console for CouchDB. Verify the installation and create a root account using the console.
  3. Then, click on the Databases setup option and Log In using your specified root account:
  1. In the Databases dashboard, create a database named hrs:
  1. Click on the ...

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