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Will there ever be another Red Hat (NYSE: RHT)? What is the impact of the public cloud on OSS? These are the kinds of questions that every OSS company must answer. As a leading commercial OSS company, DataStax is a catalyst in the industry. Read on to learn more about our business model.

By Billy Bosworth

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Cloud Applications place demands on the database that shatter the paradigm on which the entire database market was built over the last 30 years. The old market never envisioned a world where everyone, everywhere, was accessing their data all the time with zero patience for slow responses.

By Billy Bosworth

Announcing DataStax Managed Cloud

Today, we’re announcing a new initiative that will radically reduce the learning curve so that you can focus on your development efforts that drive business value - DataStax Managed Cloud, our new cloud-based managed service.

By Matt Kennedy, November 15, 2016

Tectonic Changes Now Hitting Main Street

Cloud Applications place demands on the database that shatter the paradigm on which the entire database market was built over the last 30 years. The old market never envisioned a world where everyone, everywhere, was accessing their data all the time with zero patience for slow responses.

By Billy Bosworth, November 15, 2016

Serving Customers, Serving the Community

For six years, DataStax has taken a modular approach to building DataStax Enterprise (DSE): Analytics, Search, Security, and now Graph have all been added to the open source core of Apache Cassandra™. With DSE 5.0, we have reached the limits of what we can do with this approach. The feedback from our customers is clear: they need us to focus on providing a completely unified platform to drive the next generation of cloud applications.

By Jonathan Ellis, November 2, 2016

Take a bow Planet Cassandra

Change is inevitable and sometimes really hard. Today we are shutting down one of the earliest and most respected voices in the Apache Cassandra™ community, Planet Cassandra.

By Patrick McFadin, October 31, 2016

Reflections on Latest Gartner Group Reports

We’re excited about a number of recent reports issued by Gartner that recognize DataStax in the operational database management market. If you haven’t seen them yet, let me give you a quick overview of the results and get you up to speed.

By Robin Schumacher, October 18, 2016