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Why We Picked Cassandra For Big Data

By Vadim T. - December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Shifting from MongoDB to Apache Cassandra, ShareThis maintains high write throughput with a minimal number of nodes allowing the company to manage infrastructure costs more effectively.

Why You Need NoSQL For The Internet Of Things

By Vadim T. - November 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

According to DataStax CTO Jonathan Ellis, “Relational databases like Oracle are great for dealing with data from a single company or department, but cannot provide the scale or availability that a database designed for the cloud like [NoSQL] Cassandra can.”