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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Tuple and UDT support in DSE Search

By Berenguer Blasi - October 23, 2015

Tuple and UDTs are convenient ways to handle certain data structures which usually go together (check the Cassandra on-line documentation for an updated explanation on them). DSE Search starting version 4.8 is supporting them and we intend to explain in this post how to use them best.

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Query the Northwind Database as a Graph Using Gremlin

By Mark Kromer - October 21, 2015

Gremlin is the popular graph query language that comes from the Apache TinkerPop graph framework project. As part of the DataStax commitment to the Gremlin and TinkerPop graph community, I'm going to introduce you to a great way to get started with Gremlin graph queries.

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Fraud Prevention in DSE

By Patrick Callaghan - October 1, 2015

In today’s technology driven world, online fraud is one of the biggest problems for online providers. From your local Starbucks credit card machine to the world’s biggest online shops, they all have to deal with fraud.

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Scalable Inventory

By Matt Stump - September 30, 2015

This example demonstrates best practices for the creation of a robust, linear scalable inventory management system built using distributed systems. Both robustness and scalability are achieved by avoiding shared mutable state.

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