When we first launched DataStax Enterprise, we initially set things up as a 30-day trial.
Thanks to everyone who participated in our recent dev language poll.
According to David Menninger, VP and Research Director at Ventana Research: “67% of Hadoop users see the lack of real-time capabilities as the #1 technology obstacle in analyzing big data on Hadoop.” The thing is, from a broad based perspective, this is the age-old problem database tech pro’s and users have faced for decades: “I really need data in this system over here in that system…” and vice-versa.
I was surprised to see the survey results from a recent InformationWeek study on the interest in NoSQL offerings like Cassandra.
If you think that installing Cassandra software is difficult and time-consuming, well, think again.
When I was first approached about coming to work at DataStax, I did what every person does who’s considering a move: do research on the products/market you’re considering putting your time and energies into.