It’s Halloween and Gremlin and his machine friends are planning on cruising The TinkerPop in search of tasty treats. For costumes this year, the crew decided to dress up as one another: Gremlin is going as Pipes, Pipes as Blueprints, Blueprints as Gremlin, Frames as Rexster, Rexster as Frames, and Furnace, well…Furnace didn’t get the memo.
DSE 5.0.3 has been released. In addition to numerous bug-fixes across the entire DSE platform, this patch release pack some major performance improvements for the graph-analytics integration. Running analytic graph queries - from simple counting queries to multi-iteration PageRank - has become multiple times faster. On average, graph analytics on DSE 5.0.3 is over 300% faster compared to DSE 5.0.0.
The 2016 Cassandra Summit was a fantastic event. Friends, new connections, learning, technical discussion everywhere – just fantastic! One question that was raised several times throughout the event was “How do I get started with DSE Graph?” This post aims to answer this question and help those who are interested in learning and exploring DataStax Enterprise Graph.