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Data-Driven Differentiation at Un-carrier Speed

T-Mobile CIO Cody Sanford joins DataStax CEO Chet Kapoor to discuss how T-Mobile has led the Un-carrier revolution and rocked the status quo by making data-fueled, customer-experience obsession the driving force of their success. View details

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S1 E6 The Coming Decade of Data: Cloud-Native, Open-Source, and Collaborative

The Coming Decade of Data: Cloud-Native, Open-Source, and Collaborative

Google Fellow & VP of Infrastructure Eric Brewer, Observable CEO Melody Meckfessel, and DataStax Chief Strategy Officer Sam Ramji explore the state of the art, the near future, and grand challenges for the next decade in cloud-native data.

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S1 E7 A Developer’s Journey from Zero to Superhero

A Developer’s Journey from Zero to Superhero

A developer experiences a supernatural transformation as he levels up his knowledge of Apache Cassandra and DataStax Enterprise 6.8 through a set of interactions with experts and users.

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S1 E8 Race to Scale

Race to Scale

Capital One and Intuit build mission-critical platforms with Cassandra in a race to keep up with the acceleration of today’s market and customer demands.

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Jonathan Ellis

Jonathan Ellis

Co-founder and CTO

DataStax

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Jonathan Ellis

Co-founder and CTO, DataStax
Amanda Moran

Amanda Moran

Apache Cassandra Advocate

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Amanda Moran

Apache Cassandra Advocate
Chet Kapoor

Chet Kapoor

CEO

DataStax

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Chet Kapoor

CEO, DataStax

Chet Kapoor is Chairman and CEO of DataStax. He is a proven leader and innovator in the tech industry with  more than 20 years in leadership at innovative software and cloud companies, including Google, IBM, BEA Systems, WebMethods, and NeXT. As Chairman and CEO of Apigee, he led company-wide initiatives to build Apigee into a leading technology provider for digital business. Google (Apigee) is the cross-cloud API management platform that operates in a multi- and hybrid-cloud world. Chet successfully took Apigee public before the company was acquired by Google in 2016. Chet earned his B.S. in engineering from Arizona State University.

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Eric Brewer

VP of Infrastructure & Fellow

Google

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Eric Brewer

VP of Infrastructure & Fellow, Google
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Melody Meckfessel

Co-founder & CEO

Observable

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Melody Meckfessel

Co-founder & CEO, Observable
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Mario Gray

Principal Technologist

VMware

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Mario Gray

Principal Technologist, VMware
Josh McKenzie

Josh McKenzie

Cassandra PMC & Committer and Open Source Strategy

DataStax

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Josh McKenzie

Cassandra PMC & Committer and Open Source Strategy, DataStax
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Denson Pokta

Staff Software Engineer

Intuit

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Denson Pokta

Staff Software Engineer, Intuit
Ed Anuff Accelerate

Ed Anuff

Chief Product Officer

DataStax

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Ed Anuff

Chief Product Officer, DataStax
Helena Edelson

Helena Edelson

Cassandra OSS Committer and former Principal Engineer

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Helena Edelson

Cassandra OSS Committer and former Principal Engineer
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Julien Dubois

Creator of JHipster & Developer Advocate

Microsoft

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Julien Dubois

Creator of JHipster & Developer Advocate, Microsoft
Alice Lottini Accelerate

Alice Lottini

Vanguard Architect

DataStax

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Alice Lottini

Vanguard Architect, DataStax

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Episode 10 The Road to Cloud-Native: Cassandra Then and Now

Streaming live on Tuesday, July 21 at 9:00 am PT / 6:00 pm CET

DataStax Co-founder and CTO Jonathan Ellis highlights the evolution of Cassandra since its inception 12 years ago, bringing in DataStax Chief Product Officer Ed Anuff to discuss how Cassandra now makes building future cloud-native applications easier than ever.

Speakers:
Jonathan Ellis, Co-founder and CTO, DataStax
Ed Anuff, Chief Product Officer, DataStax

Episode 11 Cassandra 4.0: Better, Faster, Stronger

Streaming live on Tuesday, July 21 at 9:20 am PT / 6:20 pm CET

A panel of key players discuss past successes and struggles with Cassandra and how Cassandra 4.0 gives modern developers a reliable scale-out solution for building cloud-native applications.

Speakers:
Josh McKenzie, Head of Open Source Strategy, DataStax and Cassandra PMC & Committer
Helena Edelson, Cassandra OSS Committer and former Principal Engineer
Alice Lottini, Vanguard Architect, DataStax

More panelists announced soon!

 

Episode 12 Now Boarding: Your Ticket to Becoming a Data-Driven Enterprise

Streaming live on Tuesday, July 21 at 9:40 am PT / 6:40 pm CET

Leading companies have become digital businesses. Now, another wave of change just as powerful is underway: they’re becoming data-driven enterprises. DataStax CEO Chet Kapoor discusses how leaders are proving out patterns for success that have the ability to transform their entire industries.

Speaker:
Chet Kapoor, CEO, DataStax
 

Episode 13 The Shape of Your Data

Available on-demand beginning Tuesday, July 21

Cassandra is powerful, but having a well-designed data model is critical when it comes to meeting application performance and scalability goals. Learn the secrets to building successful, cloud-native applications as we travel through the past, present, and future of data modeling.

Speakers:
Amanda Moran, Apache Cassandra Advocate
Patrick Callaghan, VP, Global Partners Technology, DataStax
Patricia Gorla, Solutions Architect, DataStax
Patrick McFadin, VP, Developer Relations, DataStax

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