This is a guest blog post by Jay Gopalakrishnan. Jay is the founder of Cloud9 Charts, a DataStax validated native Business Intelligence platform.
It’s certainly an exciting week for DataStax. Not only are we hosting the world’s largest NoSQL event (with live streaming), but also we’ve just announced and played a part in a number of new product releases some of which are open source and one that’s commercial.
Cassandra Summit 2015, the world’s largest gathering of Cassandra users, is taking place tomorrow! We are so excited to see more than 3,500 attendees join us from all over the world.
At DataStax, we love the open-source Apache Cassandra community and this is on display and rings no truer than every year at Cassandra Summit.
About Author: Sanjay Sarathy is the CMO of Talena and brings deep experience from the worlds of Big Data, analytics, e-commerce, and middleware.
An Invitation Two years ago, at my first Cassandra Summit, I was asked to volunteer some of my time to help staff Meet the Experts.
If you ask someone who’s part of the DataStax Academy team, “What’s the DataStax Academy mission statement?”, they’d respond immediately with, “Train the world of developers and administrators on Apache Cassandra and DataStax.” A simple statement for a powerful vision.