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30 January, 2019

Why Enterprise Data Requires a Hybrid Cloud Strategy

Authors: Matt Kennedy
Hybrid Cloud

Hybrid cloud is the big new thing, but of course it didn't just appear out of nowhere. Organizations have increasingly embraced the cloud over the last decade or so, enabling them…

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developers
29 January, 2019

Gathering the Apache Cassandra™ Tribe at DataStax Accelerate

Authors: Jeffrey Carpenter, Patrick McFadin
Accelerate, Community

Patrick McFadin and Jeff Carpenter from the DataStax Developer Relations team chat about what talks they want to attend at conferences in general and what abstracts they would love…

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22 January, 2019

The Five Ways an Enterprise Data Layer Drives Innovation

Authors: Jonathan Lacefield
Apache Cassandra™

Innovation is critical to the success of any organization. You can’t expect to come up with a single product, no matter how amazing it is, and stick around forever. There’s always…

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15 January, 2019

Top 5 NoSQL Database Myths

Authors: Jonathan Lacefield
NoSQL

As today’s fastest-growing companies shift towards utilizing more cloud applications, data problems have become a growing concern. Application and data center requirements of…

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10 January, 2019

Five Great Use Cases for a Hybrid Cloud Database

Authors: Matt Kennedy
Hybrid Cloud

In a data-driven world, leading enterprises are moving to hybrid cloud databases that deliver the agility, reliability, and availability they require. But “hybrid cloud” can span…

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developers
9 January, 2019

Ingesting Data from Relational Databases to Cassandra with StreamSets

Authors: Todd McGrath
Apache Cassandra™, DataStax Enterprise

How do you ingest from an existing relational database (RDBMS) to an Apache Cassandra or DataStax Enterprise cluster? What about a one-time batch loading of historical data vs.…

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8 January, 2019

Best Data Management Strategy for Hybrid Cloud

Authors: Amit Chaudhry
Architecture, Data Management, Hybrid Cloud

Almost every company is already using the cloud or thinking of moving at least part of their IT architecture to the cloud. But how can today’s enterprises take full advantage of…

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developers
4 January, 2019

Looking Back on 2018 and Forward to 2019

Authors: Jeffrey Carpenter, Amanda Moran
Apache Cassandra™, DataStax Enterprise

Also contributed by: David Jones-Gilardi, Developer Advocate, DataStax Cedrick Lunven, Developer Advocate, DataStax Eric Zietlow, Cloud Developer Advocate, DataStax Cristina Veale,…

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developers
3 January, 2019

C/C++ Driver Performance Enhancements

Authors: Michael Fero
C++, Drivers

Over the past couple of months, we’ve released new versions of our C/C++ drivers for DataStax Enterprise (v1.6.0+) and Apache Cassandra (v2.10.0+). These releases fundamentally…

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2 January, 2019

Top Six Data Management Trends for 2019

Authors: Jonathan Lacefield
Data Management

Data management had a stellar 2018—with hybrid and multi-cloud taking front and center stage and continuing to dominate the data concerns of most enterprises. With another year…

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20 December, 2018

The Partner Technologies of DSE 6.7

Authors: Kathryn Erickson
DataStax Enterprise

It’s safe to say that the technology partner and ecosystem team at DataStax is in love with DataStax Enterprise (DSE) 6.7. It’s been two years since we moved this team into our…

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developers
19 December, 2018

When Rotten Tomatoes Isn't Enough: Twitter Sentiment Analysis with DSE Part 3

Authors: Amanda Moran
DSE Analytics, Apache Cassandra™, DataStax Enterprise, Python, Apache Spark™

Part 3 of this blog series will focus on how to do text analytics with DataStax Enterprise Analytics, Apache Cassandra™, Apache Spark™, PySpark, Python, and Jupyter Notebooks.…

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19 December, 2018

What’s New for DataStax Enterprise Analytics 6.7

Authors: Jonathan Lacefield
Apache Spark™, DSE Analytics

The past several releases of DSE have included several pivotal analytics innovations, specifically the popular Always On Spark SQL and DataStax Enterprise File System (DSEFS)…

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18 December, 2018

What’s New for Search in DSE 6.7

Authors: Nick Panahi
DSE Search

DataStax Enterprise (DSE) 6.7 is built on the best distribution of Apache Cassandra™ and DSE 6.7 Search is built with a production-certified version of Apache Solr™ 6.  We are…

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18 December, 2018

Share Your Knowledge at the Premier Apache Cassandra™ Conference

Authors: Louise Westoby
Accelerate

Here at DataStax we’re already looking forward to DataStax Accelerate, the world’s premier Apache Cassandra™ conference.  The conference is being held May 21-23, 2019 in National…

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developers
16 December, 2018

New Major Versions of the DataStax Node.js Drivers

Authors: Jorge Bay Gondra
Drivers

We've just released version 4.0 of the DataStax Node.js Driver for Apache Cassandra and version 2.0 of the DataStax Enterprise Node.js Driver. Let's have a look at some of the…

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developers
16 December, 2018

Introducing DataStax Node.js Mapper for Apache Cassandra™

Authors: Jorge Bay Gondra
Apache Cassandra™, Drivers

I'm excited to announce the release of the new Node.js Object Mapper for Apache Cassandra. This new object Mapper lets you interact with your data like you would interact with a set…

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13 December, 2018

Improved Performance Diagnostics With DataStax Metrics Collector

Authors: Manikandan Srinivasan
DataStax Enterprise

Our mission at DataStax is to deliver strong value to our customers by providing advanced tools and solutions to manage and monitor DataStax Enterprise (DSE) with ease. With complex…

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12 December, 2018

Backup Service in DSE OpsCenter 6.7—Data Protection At Scale

Authors: Gahl Levy
OpsCenter

The DSE OpsCenter Backup Service provides the flexibility and peace of mind to create, schedule, and manage backups and restores across all registered DataStax Enterprise (DSE)…

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11 December, 2018

Introducing the DataStax Apache Kafka™ Connector

Authors: Chris Splinter
Apache Kafka®

UPDATED Dec. 18, 2019: As part of our ongoing support of the Cassandra community, DataStax has madeApache Kafka® Connector freely available for Open Source Cassandra users. Learn…

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developers
10 December, 2018

Demo of DSE Metrics Collector With The Official DSE Docker images

Authors: Donnie Roberson
DataStax Enterprise, Docker

In this simple Tutorial we will walk through enabling the new DSE Metrics Collector demo using a DataStax Enterprise (DSE) 6.7 Docker Container, exporting the metrics to a…

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10 December, 2018

DataStax Private Offer Now Available on Azure Marketplace

Authors: Cathleen Nelson
Microsoft Azure

DataStax is proud to announce that we have joined Microsoft’s Private Offers program, in which Microsoft partners create exclusive offers for their closest customers on Azure …

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5 December, 2018

Announcing DataStax Enterprise 6.7 (And More!)

Authors: Robin Schumacher
DataStax Enterprise, Releases

We’re excited to announce DSE 6.7 today, along with OpsCenter 6.7 and updates for our DataStax Studio developer tool and DataStax drivers. If you’re thinking, “Hey, 6.7? Wasn’t your…

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developers
4 December, 2018

Reconciling DSE with Source System Using Apache Spark and Apache Solr

Authors: Caroline George
Data Processing, DataStax Enterprise

As a Solutions Engineer at DataStax, I often hear the question from new customers: how do I know that all of my data is loading correctly in my DataStax Enterprise (DSE) cluster?…

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