What’s New in Apache Cassandra 1.2

Title: What’s New in Apache Cassandra 1.2

Description: Apache Cassandra, an Apache Software Foundation project, is a massively scalable NoSQL database. Cassandra is designed to handle big data workloads across multiple data centers with no single point of failure, providing enterprises with continuous availability without compromising performance.

This paper discusses the new features contained within the 1.2 version of Cassandra. For more general information on NoSQL and NoSQL use cases, as well as an introduction to Cassandra, please see the “Why NoSQL?” and “Introduction to Apache Cassandra” white papers