Apache Spark™ is a fast and general engine for large-scale data processing. It runs everywhere—on Hadoop, Mesos, standalone, or in the cloud.
About Author: Christos Kalantzis is a Technologist, Data Enthusiast, Blogger and Geek. He’s interested in big distributed databases and how to extract value from them.
About Author: Stefan started in the classic enterprise world of the past: three layers, RBDMS, ACID, application servers, and word documents describing deployment and operation procedures.
If you’ve read some of the recent coverage on Cassandra Summit 2015, the world’s largest distributed NoSQL conference, and have had a chance to speak to an attendee, you will understand exactly what the excitement is about.
Thank you to all the attendees, speakers and sponsors who contributed to making this year’s Cassandra Summit so awesome! For those of you who missed it, or for those of you who just want a recap of the awesomeness, here are my top 5 reasons why the 2015 Summit was the best one yet!