Cassandra 1.0, the cloud, and the future of Big Data

By Jonathan EllisSeptember 21, 2011

Apache Cassandra
has come a long way since I first started writing about it at Rackspace. Since then, I started DataStax to commercialize Cassandra, we’ve had six major releases, run not one but two summits with hundreds of attendees, and now we’re about to release Cassandra 1.0 on October 8.

Read more at the Rackspace Cloud Blog.



  1. SteveL says:

    Some typo there. Surely you mean “the ASF is about to release Cassandra 1.0”

  2. Jonathan Ellis says:

    Yes, the “we” there means “The Apache Cassandra developers, of whom I am one.” Thanks for the clarification.


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