DataStax Developer Blog

Welcome to the DataStax Developer Blog. Here’s where you can find the latest insights and technical articles from top experts and fellow peers on development aspects of DataStax Enterprise and its components, including Apache Cassandra, Apache Hadoop, Apache Solr and DataStax OpsCenter.

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Cassandra 2.0 Support for DataStax C# Driver

By Michael Figuiere - April 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

We’re glad to release today the first beta of our C# Driver 2.0 that supports Apache Cassandra 2.0 and DataStax Enterprise 4.0, while remaining fully compatible with Cassandra 1.2 and DSE versions relying on it.

Using phpbb3 to host our Early Adopter Program

By sven@datastax.com - April 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

We are improving our early adopter program (EAP) by offering a better way to give us feedback, share the experience and making access to resources (downloads, docs) easier. We are going to use phpbb3, an open source forum management package, to facilitate that.

Get in the Ring with Cassandra and EC2 Part 3

By Joaquin Casares - April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

For the third and final part of this series, we will shift gears and instead of talking about offense-driven best practices, we will cover defense-driven best practices around disaster prevention and monitoring.

CQL3 Support for DataStax Enterprise Search

By Hamilton Tran - March 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Introduction: Back in DSE 3.2 we quietly introduced support for CQL3 and DataStax Enterprise Search, but did little to showcase the new way of using CQL3 sets, lists, maps, and compound primary keys with Solr.