DataStax Developer Blog

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Ruby Driver RC 1 release

By Bulat Shakirzyanov - October 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

We’re on a home stretch towards the 1.0 stable release of the DataStax Ruby Driver for Apache Cassandra.

Cassandra Test Coverage Reporting With JaCoCo

By Russell Hatch - October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Why Coverage Reporting With the large bank of unit and functional tests created for Cassandra, it’s important to know which parts of the code base are being executed by tests, so that new tests can be created to cover code not being exercised.

Ruby Driver beta 2 release

By Bulat Shakirzyanov - October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

This second public beta release on our path of rapid iterations towards version 1.0 of the DataStax Ruby Driver for Apache Cassandra introduces two major new features: token-aware load balancing policy and SSL encryption.