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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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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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company
17 March, 2020

Accelerate: A NoSQL Original Series

Authors: Erica Lien
Accelerate

This year, we’re transforming DataStax Accelerate 2020 into Accelerate: A NoSQL Original Series, a digital experience that captures how users and enterprises are succeeding with…

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developers
16 March, 2020

Creating a Data Management Strategy

Authors: DataStax
Hybrid Cloud, Multicloud, OpsCenter

Data management will be the most challenging part of your hybrid cloud project, but it’s also the key to avoiding the creation of data silos as you move your applications to hybrid…

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16 March, 2020

Better Botz 2 - Creating an Express Server with Astra

Authors: Adam Locke
Better Botz

In the last blog post, we learned about Better Botz and their need for a new online ordering application. We created an DataStax Astra database, generated two tables, inserted some…

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developers
11 March, 2020

The Journey to Hybrid Cloud with DataStax Enterprise

Authors: DataStax
Hybrid Cloud, Multicloud

Introduction Hybrid and multi-cloud computing environments incorporate infrastructure from multiple platforms and data centers and are typically a combination of on-premises…

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developers
10 March, 2020

Introduction to Machine Learning with Apache Cassandra™ and Apache Spark™

Authors: DataStax
Apache Cassandra™, Apache Spark™

Machine learning (ML) is rapidly changing the way organizations figure out the best path forward. Enterprises across all sectors are increasingly leveraging ML to accelerate…

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company
9 March, 2020

From Databases to Clouds

Authors: DataStax
Hybrid Cloud, Multicloud

This is an excerpt from the DataStax whitepaper "Managing the Hybrid and MultiCloud Future" which lists 9 ways for you to stay ahead of the hybrid cloud curve. When cloud computing…

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company
5 March, 2020

DataStax Accelerate 2020 - Important Update

Authors: DataStax
Accelerate

Over the past few weeks, we have been closely monitoring and evaluating the growing concern around COVID-19 to ensure we are taking the necessary measures to protect the health and…

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developers
4 March, 2020

Introducing Better Botz

Authors: Adam Locke
Better Botz, Cloud, DataStax Astra, Get Started

Better Botz believes that robots can help improve the health, prosperity, and wellbeing of human beings across the world. The company seeks to build Better Botz for a better future…

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company
4 March, 2020

Accelerate 2020 – Two Cassandra Workshops, Infinite Possibilities

Authors: Tanya Gallagher
Accelerate

Accelerate 2020, the world’s largest Apache Cassandra NoSQL event, is fast approaching!   We’re kicking off this year’s DataStax Accelerate in San Diego (May 11-13) and London (June…

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company
3 March, 2020

DataStax Accelerate 2019 Rewind: FamilySearch (Watch Video)

Authors: DataStax
Accelerate

3 Cassandra Use Cases for Large-Scale Family History Do you know who your great-great-great-great grandparents are?  If you’re interested in learning more about your family’s…

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developers
2 March, 2020

Webinar: How to Create a Cassandra Data Model

Authors: DataStax
Apache Cassandra™, Data Modeling

Delivering modern application experiences requires high performance at scale—which starts with creating the right data model.   Data modeling in Cassandra, however, is different…

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developers
2 March, 2020

Understanding Governance in a Multicloud/Intercloud World

Authors: DataStax
Multicloud

Governance in a Multicloud/Intercloud World Governance in a multicloud and intercloud world presents its own set of challenges. The following research covers not only the…

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2 March, 2020

DataStax Partners with NTT DATA

Authors: DataStax
DSE Analytics, IoT

We're excited to partner with NTT DATA for its iQuattro solution, which streamlines and optimizes manufacturing processes with Industrial Internet-of-Things (IIoT) data. The…

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developers
28 February, 2020

Why a Multicloud and Intercloud Strategy is Necessary

Authors: DataStax
Multicloud

This is an excerpt from the Gartner report "The Future Of Cloud Data Management Is Multicloud" which delves into how data and analytics leaders will prepare for a multicloud and…

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