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The Cassandra Day World Tour Goes to London

By Christian Hasker - April 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last Thursday we held our fourth Cassandra Day of the year, and our first in Europe. Over 500 developers, administrators and CIOs joined us at the Grand Connaught in the heart of glorious London for a day of learning and networking across three tracks.

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Christian Hasker

Getting Started with Azure Premium Storage and DataStax Enterprise (DSE)

By Matt Kennedy - April 29, 2015 | 3 Comments

New Cloud Storage offering leverages advantages of direct attached SSD with safety and reliability of persistent storage. TL;DR Microsoft’s new Premium Storage offering is a compelling blend of network attached persistent SSD with a locally attached SSD cache that is an interesting storage option for DSE and Cassandra deployments in Azure that need to rely on persistent rather than ephemeral storage.

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Matt Kennedy

DataStax Startup Program – Update

By Matt Pfeil - April 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Today Datastax announced a change to the requirements for the Startup Program. The program has grown significantly over the last year, and we want to continue to fuel that success.  

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Matt Pfeil