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26 May, 2020

Learn Cassandra with DataStax Desktop

Authors: Jake Robb, Jeff Banks

We're on a mission to make it quick and easy for new users to get started with Apache Cassandra™. For example, last week we released DataStax Astra, delivering a no-operations…

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19 May, 2020

Cloud-Native Architecture Puts the Power Back in Developers’ Hands

Authors: DataStax

Interested in more talks like these? Sign up today for Accelerate: A NoSQL Original Series for access to on-demand episodes. In recent years, many large organizations have started…

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15 May, 2020

Monitoring Apache Cassandra™ Made Simple

Authors: Jake Luciani

To learn more about the DataStax open-source project, Metric Collector for Apache Cassandra and to try a demo, visit us on GitHub. Apache Cassandra is a resilient system for users…

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13 May, 2020

Advanced Apache Cassandra Analytics Now Open For All

Authors: Russell Spitzer, Alex Ott

For several years, the most advanced parts of analytics of Apache Cassandra™ have been restricted to only DataStax Enterprise customers. In our continuing commitment to lead with…

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13 May, 2020

Data-driven Enterprises, Now and in the Future

Authors: DataStax

Sign up today for Accelerate: A NoSQL Original Series to get access to Chet's Kapoor's talk. Many of today’s leading enterprises began their digital transformation journeys 10 or…

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12 May, 2020

Astra: The Future of Apache Cassandra is Cloud Native

Authors: Sam Ramji

Cloud-Native Apache Cassandra Along with tens of thousands of developers and operators, and companies ranging from startups to titans like Apple and Netflix, we want to see Apache…

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12 May, 2020

Welcome to DataStax Astra

Authors: Matt Kennedy

If you learn one thing from this blog post, I hope it’s that Astra is the easiest form of Cassandra that anybody has ever seen.  With a few keystrokes and zero dollars (not even a…

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4 May, 2020

Accelerate: A NoSQL Original Series Premieres May 12

Authors: Erica Lien

Don’t miss out! Sign up for Accelerate: A NoSQL Original Series today. If you’re a NoSQL enthusiast who’s stuck inside, pull up a chair and get your popcorn ready, because we’ve…

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1 May, 2020

The Practitioner's Guide to Graph Data

Authors: Denise Gosnell

Join DataStax product leaders Denise Gosnell and Matthias Broecheler on May 19 at 11 am PT for a deep dive webinar into graph databases and the 5 most common mistakes to avoid. Get…

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29 April, 2020

Accelerate Rewind: ACI Worldwide

Authors: DataStax

*/ Interested in more talks like these? Register today for Accelerate: A NoSQL Original Series. We’d love to see you online! Cybercrime, and more specifically payment fraud, are…

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22 April, 2020

DataStax Certified as an AWS Service Ready Partner for Linux 2

Authors: Cathleen Nelson

Let’s face it. Cloud would not be cloud without Linux and for the most part it has become a standard for highly-available cloud computing environments. This is evident as most cloud…

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developers
21 April, 2020

Get your Definitive Guide for Apache Cassandra 4.0

Authors: Patrick McFadin
Apache Cassandra™

I first met Jeff Carpenter a few years ago by way of Eben Hewitt, the original author of the O’Reilly Media book “Cassandra: The Definitive Guide.” He was passing the torch to Jeff…

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company
16 April, 2020

DataStax Announces Preview Build of Kong with Support for Astra

Authors: Matt Kennedy
DataStax Astra

We’re excited to announce a preview build of Kong with support for DataStax Astra (beta), bringing a cloud-native database-as-a-service (DBaaS) built on Apache Cassandra™ to every…

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developers
16 April, 2020

Running Kong on Kubernetes with DataStax Astra

Authors: Christopher Bradford
DataStax Astra

Kong is a plugin-based, highly customizable, open-source API gateway. It seamlessly handles policy application and request enrichment across monolith applications, microservices,…

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15 April, 2020

DataStax Joins the Cloud Native Computing Foundation

Authors: Chris Splinter

We’re happy to announce that DataStax is a new member of the Cloud Native Computing Foundation (CNCF), an organization that builds sustainable ecosystems for cloud-native open-…

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8 April, 2020

Databases Should Be the Most Boring Thing in Your Data Center

Authors: Patrick McFadin

There are a lot of ways to test software, but distributed systems offer a different challenge just in the nature of how they work. It can be deceptively hard to predict how small…

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developers
7 April, 2020

What’s New in DataStax Enterprise 6.8

Authors: Jonathan Lacefield
DataStax Enterprise, DSE Graph, Kubernetes

DataStax has announced the general availability (GA) of DSE 6.8.  This is a pivotal release for DataStax users as it represents the first, production ready version of Cassandra…

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2 April, 2020

Accelerate Rewind: How Instagram Uses Cassandra to Operate on a Global Scale

Authors: DataStax

Interested in more talks like these? Register today for Accelerate: A NoSQL Original Series. We’d love to see you online! When Instagram was introduced all the way back in 2010,…

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31 March, 2020

Leading with Code for a Better Apache Cassandra and Kubernetes

Authors: Patrick McFadin

As a part of our ongoing commitment to open source and the Apache Cassandra™ community, DataStax is opening a version of a Kubernetes Operator for Cassandra. The code is freely…

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27 March, 2020

Open-Source & the Future of Data: A Conversation with Sam Ramji

Authors: DataStax

Over the course of his 25-year career, Sam Ramji, who joined DataStax as chief strategy officer in December 2019, has done it all.    He worked for five years at Microsoft, meeting…

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company
24 March, 2020

How DataStax is Replacing Live Events During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Authors: DataStax

By: Eric Zietlow, Cedrick Lunven, Aleks Volochnev, Jack Fryer, Patrick McFadin This is a blog post that is geared towards those of you in developer relations who are trying to…

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company
24 March, 2020

Keep Calm and Cassandra On

Authors: DataStax SRE Team

During the COVID-19 crisis, many in the Cassandra community are working very hard in times of unprecedented need. We want to offer you the following to help: SRE Office hours for…

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company
23 March, 2020

NoSQLBench

Authors: Jonathan Shook
Apache Cassandra™

Download it at https://github.com/nosqlbench/nosqlbench/releases. As part of DataStax’s strategy, we recently decided to share dsbench, our internal testing tool. This was one of…

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company
18 March, 2020

Webinar: The New DataStax

Authors: DataStax

A lot has changed at DataStax over the last year.  In the last few months, we announced our new CEO, Chet Kapoor; we revealed DataStax Luna, a new subscription support service for…

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