DataStax Developer Blog

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Improving JBOD

By Marcus Eriksson - January 11, 2016

Background With Cassandra 3.2 we improve the way Cassandra handles JBOD configuration, that is, using multiple data_file_directories. Earlier versions have a few problems which are unlikely to happen but painful if they do.

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DataStax C# Driver 3.0 Released

By Jorge Bay Gondra - December 21, 2015

We’ve just released version 3.0.0 of the DataStax C# Driver with support for Apache Cassandra 3.0. The main focus for this release was to add support for the changes in the schema metadata introduced in Cassandra 3.0 that is used internally by the driver, while maintaining compatibility with earlier versions of Cassandra.

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Python Driver 3.0.0 Released, Including Support for Cassandra 3.0.0

By Adam Holmberg - November 24, 2015

Today we are happy to announce the release of the DataStax Python Driver 3.0.0 for Apache Cassandra. The main focus of this release was to add support for the updated schema metadata introduced in Cassandra 3.0, while maintaining compatibility with earlier server versions.

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