DataStax Enterprise

DataStax, the provider of database software for cloud applications, accelerates the ability of enterprises, government agencies, and systems integrators to power the exploding number of cloud applications that require data distribution across datacenters and clouds, by using our secure, operationally simple platform built on Apache Cassandra.
Expert Support
DataStax delivers the type of expert support and services that you require and expect for both production and non-production database systems.
DSE Analytics supplies built-in analytic functionality so operational Cassandra data can easily be analyzed and used to make important business decisions, along with external connectivity that integrates Cassandra with external Hadoop data warehouses / lakes.
DSE Search supplies built-in enterprise search functionality on Cassandra data that scales and performs in a way that meets the search requirements of cloud applications.
DSE In-Memory delivers in-memory computing capabilities on Cassandra for read-intensive applications that require lightning fast response times.
Visual Admin
DataStax OpsCenter is a visual management and monitoring solution for Cassandra and
DSE Clusters that greatly simplifies your administration and performance optimization activities.
Management Services
DSE Management Services help you automate many of the most needed and common tuning and maintenance functions so that your database systems are optimized for the highest possible performance, uptime, and protected against data loss.
Cassandra Certified
DSE’s version of Cassandra is a production certified version of open source Cassandra, tested and optimized at massive scale so that is ready for your enterprise environments.
DSE Advanced Security provides a set of enterprise security features that help you protect you data assets from theft and unauthorized access.
DataStax Enterprise Max
DataStax Enterprise Standard
DataStax Enterprise Max delivers support for mixed workload applications that have transactional, analytic, search, and in-memory requirements.
Feature Comparison and Supported Platforms for DataStax Enterprise
Feature Open Source DataStax Enterprise
Database Software
Data Platform Latest Community Cassandra Production-certified Cassandra
Core security features
Enterprise security features No
Built-in automatic management services No
Integrated enterprise search No
Integrated streaming, real-time, batch analytics No
External Hadoop integration No
In-Memory feature No
Workload management/isolation No
Easy migration of RDBMS and log data No
Certified software updates No
Certified platform support No
Management Software
OpsCenter * Basic functionality Advanced Functionality
Community Support
Datastax 24x7x365 expert support No
Expert performance reviews No
Hot fixes No
Bug escalation privilege No
Custom builds No Option
EOL support No
Licensing Free Subscription
Supported Platforms
Operating System Architecture 4.5.x to 4.8.x
CentOS 7.0 x86 Dev Only
CentOS 7.0 x86_64 Full
CentOS 7.1 x86_64 Full (4.8.4 Only)
CentOS 6.7 x86_64 Full (4.8.5 and up)
CentOS 5.8-6.5 x86 Dev only
CentOS 5.8-6.5 x86_64 Full
Debian 6.x-7.1 x86 Dev only
Debian 6.x-7.1 x86_64 Full
OS X 10.6 x86, x86_64 Dev only
OS X 10.5 x86, x86_64 Dev only
Oracle Linux 6 x86 Dev only
Oracle Linux 6 x86_64 Full
Red Hat
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0 x86 Dev only
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0 x86_64 Full
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8-6.5 x86 Dev only
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8-6.5 x86_64 Full
SUSE Enterprise Linux 11.2 x86_64 Full
SUSE Enterprise Linux 11.4 x86_64 Full
Ubuntu 11.x-13.04 x86 Dev only
Ubuntu 11.x-13.04 x86_64 Full
Ubuntu 14.04 x86 Dev only
Ubuntu 14.04 x86_64 Full
* DataStax OpsCenter product policies are expected to change. Please refer to this link for the latest product updates.