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“We’ve Outgrown Oracle”

By Robin Schumacher - September 15, 2014 | 2 Comments

The only bad thing about attending a Cassandra Summit is that you can’t be in more than one place at a time.

Robin Schumacher

“Time-Series” of the Cassandra Summit 2014

By Kami Nixon - September 11, 2014 | 1 Comment

Here’s a time-series-esque play-by-play of today’s Cassandra Summit Conference Day. 06:52:27 The energy spikes just after dawn when a wave of earnest, focused types rushes the table seeking the green shirts that would designate them DataStax Engineers.

Kami Nixon

Displaying Big Data – Cassandra and UX Engineering

By Wayne Chan - September 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Displaying the right data to the audience has its challenges but when you start dealing with petabytes, the how and where to store the data and retrieve it quickly enough for meaningful display presents a whole new set of challenges.  

Wayne Chan