Will Oracle Become a Bit Player? DataStax’s Apache Cassandra Takes the Main Stage

By Andrew Llavore - June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

“That’s problematic,” says Robin Schumacher, Vice President of Product Management at DataStax, a company which sells and supports an enterprise version of Big Data database Apache Cassandra. “Oracle wasn’t built for today’s modern, data-driven applications,” he says. Some companies who continue to use it for their strategic applications may lose not only market share, but also the shirts off of their backs.