The London Java Community for the Docklands

Feb 16 2017


We are pleased to bring you the sixteenth event of the Docklands.LJC; a group within the main London Java Community that focuses on the developer community in and around Docklands each month.

Our speaker this month is Dr Mohammed Haji from Couchbase.

The programme is as follows:

  • 6:20 pm Doors open

  • 6:25pm Introductions

  • 6:30pm Speaker One and Q& A session. Approx 60 min in total

  • 7:30pm Wrap up & beer at Davy’s, our official watering hole

Dr Mohammed Haji - Couchbase Overview in Financial Services.

Couchbase is one of the leading NoSQL document database with a distributed architecture for performance, scalability, and availability. It enables developers to build applications easier and faster by leveraging the power of SQL with the flexibility of JSON.

Many financial services companies are now harnessing the power of Couchbase and are using it for a wide spectrum of use cases. This ranges from real time data streaming, 360 degree view of customer and predictive analytics. The talk will cover how Couchbase has helped Financial services companies in improving customer experience and enhancing quality of service


Dr Mohammed Haji is a Senior Solution Architect within EMEA at Couchbase. He has worked extensively on large distributed, low latency high throughput mission critical applications. This ranges from investment banks, government, civil aviation, instant credit card fraud detection, and online gaming. He has helped many institutes that were facing constant down time, performance degradation to being the most highly performing and able to handle large major calendar events such as the Grand National, Cheltenham, Cyber Monday and Black Friday.

He is an international expert subject matter in Grid computing (High Performance Computing) and Big Data with a PhD in this area. He has published in numerous international conferences such as IEEE, Oxford press journals, and industry magazines. Also recently he is a co-author of a book called “Pro Couchbase Base Server”. Mohammed has also worked and developed many computational algorithms such as machine learning, resources acquisition and securing resources on demand, with the invention of the three phase commit protocol.

This event is being hosted by Credit Suisse in London. Sign-up information is available at