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CQL improvements in Cassandra 2.1

By Sylvain Lebresne - February 28, 2014 | 2 Comments

A number of improvements/new features have been added to CQL in the upcoming Cassandra 2.1 release, and this post offers to walk through those improvements.

DataStax Java Driver 2.0 now available!

By Michael Figuiere - February 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

We are happy to release today, at the same time with DataStax Enterprise 4.0 and OpsCenter 4.1, the final version of our Java Driver 2.0 for Cassandra.

More Efficient Repairs in 2.1

By Lyuben Todorov - February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

An overview of how incremental repairs in Cassandra 2.1 help speed up the repair process by only repairing newly added data.