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12 September, 2019

DataStax Proxy for DynamoDB™ and Apache Cassandra™ – Preview

Authors: Sebastian Estevez

Yesterday at ApacheCon, our very own Patrick McFadin announced the public preview of an open source tool that enables developers to run their AWS DynamoDB™ workloads on Apache…

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11 September, 2019

Ready for the Biggest Holiday Season Ever?

Authors: Robin Schumacher
Customers, DataStax Enterprise

If your business is looking to make the most out of the upcoming holiday season, you need to start preparing as soon as possible.  Otherwise, you might not be able to accommodate…

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company
9 September, 2019

How DataStax Secures Your Database

Authors: Jenn Yonemitsu
Data Security

Data is at the heart of every agile organization. It helps companies make better decisions, improve customer experiences, ensure optimal inventory levels, and pivot when market…

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developers
5 September, 2019

DataStax Spring Boot Starter for the Java Driver

Authors: Erik Merkle, Tomasz Lelek
Apache Cassandra™, Drivers, Java

Today we released into DataStax Labs the DataStax Java Driver Spring Boot Starter. This starter streamlines the process of building standalone Spring-based applications that use…

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29 August, 2019

The Most Dangerous Thing About Your Data

Authors: Jenn Yonemitsu
Data Security

Your data, by itself, isn’t scary. You need it to make the best decisions. There’s just one problem, and it’s a big one: Unscrupulous actors want your data, too. In the age of…

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23 August, 2019

The 3 Data Trends Developers Need to Know

Authors: Jeffrey Carpenter
DataStax Enterprise

Last weekend, I spoke at Data Con LA, an event DataStax has supported for several years, this year as a platinum sponsor. For those who weren’t able to make it, I figured I’d share…

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22 August, 2019

Are You Ready for Your Chicken Sandwich Moment?

Authors: Eric Brown
Customers

Popeyes sandwich shortage highlights the necessity of real-time inventory management So, you’ve hyped your product so well that you can’t keep enough on the shelves.  Nice work!…

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21 August, 2019

The 5 Tools You Need to Simplify Data Distribution

Authors: Louise Westoby
Hybrid Cloud, Microservices

When’s the last time you sat there patiently when a website or app took forever to load—either for personal or professional purposes? In the age of Amazon and smartphones, we all…

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13 August, 2019

How Banks Are Missing the Mark With Data Management

Authors: Chelsea Navo
Data Management, Finance and Banking

The banking and financial services sector has been on the front line of digital transformation— and as a result, banks have an incredible amount of customer data and transactional…

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company
6 August, 2019

Introducing Hybrid Solutions with VMware Cloud and DataStax

Authors: Kathryn Erickson
Hybrid Cloud

We’re excited to announce consistent data, infrastructure, and application management and operations for hybrid and multi-cloud deployments. This advanced DataStax integration…

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31 July, 2019

Storing More Data and Saving Money with DSE vs. Open Source Cassandra

Authors: Robin Schumacher
DataStax Enterprise

When the NoSQL movement began years ago, there was intense debate on which NoSQL databases were best for heavy-lifting applications with lots of data. Today, that discussion is…

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company
29 July, 2019

How Kubernetes Powers Data Management

Authors: Matt Kennedy
Data Management, Kubernetes

More and more organizations are using containers to build modern microservices-architected applications at scale because they enable developers to work quickly and efficiently,…

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company
25 July, 2019

Understanding Containers: A Brief Guide

Authors: Matt Kennedy
Microservices

In an age where speed, availability, and performance matter most, modern applications are increasingly built with microservices. As a result, companies are able to bring better…

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company
23 July, 2019

Why Your Hybrid Cloud Strategy Isn’t Working

Authors: Chelsea Navo
Hybrid Cloud

Enterprises want the best of both worlds, which is why they’re increasingly adopting hybrid and multi-cloud strategies to take advantage of what both public and private cloud…

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18 July, 2019

99% of IT Execs Struggling with Architecture Modernization

Authors: Rachel Herz
Architecture

Modernizing IT architectures is no small task, but it’s one nearly every enterprise is now facing in order to build better applications, innovate faster, and stay competitive.  The…

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company
17 July, 2019

Momentum, Change, and Moving to the Future

Authors: Billy Bosworth, Jonathan Ellis

For several years DataStax has worked with customers in hybrid and multi-cloud environments. Recently, our roadmap has intensified and accelerated in response to customer demands.…

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developers
17 July, 2019

Using the Object Mapper with Scala

Authors: Alex Ott
Drivers, Java

DataStax's Java driver for Apache Cassandra and DSE has a very useful feature called Object Mapper that greatly simplifies the development of the code that accesses the database. It…

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16 July, 2019

Why Hybrid Cloud Is the Answer for Retailers

Authors: Chelsea Navo
Hybrid Cloud, Retail

Retail may not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think about technological innovation, but think about how much eCommerce has transformed the way we buy things just…

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company
11 July, 2019

The Four Cloud Technology Trends to Watch Out For

Authors: Peter Bakas
Cloud

Cloud technology has come a long way since computer scientist John McCarthy proposed the idea of computation being delivered as a public utility back in the 1960s.  Now, as more…

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company
9 July, 2019

Why in a Hybrid Cloud World, Developers Need Apache Cassandra™

Authors: Patrick McFadin
Apache Cassandra™, Hybrid Cloud

Say what you’ll say about fads or trends, cloud is here to stay, and for many companies “the cloud” has now evolved into “hybrid cloud.” But most organizations didn’t expect to be…

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developers
8 July, 2019

DataStax Bulk Loader Pt. 5 — Counting

Authors: Brian Hess
Data Processing, DataStax Bulk Loader

The first three blog posts in this series dealt with data loading (here, here, and here), and the fourth blog post (here) dealt with data unloading.  This blog will deal with the…

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developers
8 July, 2019

KillrVideo Python Pt. 6— Cassandra with Python: Simple to Complex

Authors: Jeffrey Carpenter
Apache Cassandra™, Python

This is the latest installment of a series about building a Python application with Apache Cassandra — specifically a Python implementation of the KillrVideo microservice tier. In…

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company
27 June, 2019

Data at Cloud Scale: How IoT Is Changing Data Management

Authors: Patrick Callaghan
Cloud, Data Management, IoT

As IoT-enabled supply chains increase exponentially in the oncoming years, data management specialists are faced with a new challenge: handling IoT data at scale. The speed and…

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company
26 June, 2019

Hybrid and Multi-Cloud Deployment Scenarios

Authors: Louise Westoby
Hybrid Cloud, Multicloud

As cloud-first strategies gradually transform into cloud-only initiatives, many IT teams feel pressured to move all, or at least a majority, of their workloads to the cloud as…

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