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17 January, 2020

Relational and Cassandra. Compared.

Authors: DataStax
Apache Cassandra™, NoSQL

This is an excerpt from the DataStax eBook Getting Started with NoSQL and Apache Cassandra™; which delves into how to migrate to Apache Cassandra™ and build the next generation of…

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developers
16 January, 2020

Is Running Count(*) Expensive on Cassandra?

Authors: Nikhil Karnik
Apache Cassandra™

Count(*) is a function that returns the number of rows in a table. Running count(*) is expensive in any database, because a full table scan is required. Because Cassandra is a…

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16 January, 2020

Introducing CQL (SQL Skills Welcome)

Authors:
Get Started, NoSQL

This is an excerpt from the DataStax eBook Getting Started with NoSQL and Apache Cassandra™; which delves into how to migrate to Apache Cassandra™ and build the next generation of…

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developers
13 January, 2020

How to Keep Your DBAs Happy

Authors: Jeffrey Carpenter
Apache Cassandra™

When it comes to Apache Cassandra™, many database administrators (DBAs) face the same problem. They need to use this powerful NoSQL database to take advantage of its masterless…

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company
10 January, 2020

Saab Medav Technologies Leverages DataStax Enterprise as a Scalable Substructure

Authors: DataStax
Customers

Based in Germany, Saab Medav Technologies is a global provider of military and civil security products, services, and solutions for government agencies and other entities.  In the…

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developers
9 January, 2020

Making the Move from Relational to NoSQL—It’s Easier Than You Think

Authors: Brian Hess
Apache Cassandra™, NoSQL

So, you’re thinking about taking on a NoSQL project—that’s great! Or perhaps you’re ready to take one on now—that’s even better! Naturally, the next question is, "How hard is this…

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company
6 January, 2020

Welcoming Ed Anuff To DataStax

Authors: DataStax

Ed is joining DataStax with a bold mission: deliver exciting products that shatter today’s expectations. Ed has a history of disrupting markets through product innovation--and now…

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company
3 January, 2020

What's Ahead in Data Management in 2020

Authors: DataStax
Data Management

Fresh off an exciting year, data management is once again taking center stage in 2020. If you’re interested in learning more about what 2020 means for data management, we invite…

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company
30 December, 2019

2020 Database Predictions and Trends

Authors: Patrick McFadin
Data Management

With 2019 coming to a close, we are excited to see what 2020 has in store for the database world. Patrick McFadin, VP of Developer Relations at DataStax, gives us his take on the…

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developers
19 December, 2019

DataStax Bulk Loader Part 6 - Examples for Loading From Other Locations

Authors: Brian Hess
Data Processing, DataStax Bulk Loader

Earlier this week, we made both the DataStax Bulk Loader and DataStax Apache Kafka® Connector tools freely available to any developer working with open source Cassandra. What better…

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developers
17 December, 2019

Tools for Apache Cassandra™

Authors: Chris Splinter
Apache Kafka®, DataStax Bulk Loader

Bulk loading / unloading data and connecting a database to a messaging / event streaming system are two of the most common developer tasks. It was clear that DataStax Enterprise…

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company
16 December, 2019

Top Lessons Learned from the 2019 Black Friday Website Outages

Authors: DataStax
Retail

Website Outages Highlight the Need for Modern Database Technology Last week, Nordstrom Rack and Costco experienced website problems—right when what’s shaping up to be the biggest…

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company
13 December, 2019

Relational vs NoSQL – Top 10 App Requirements That Demand a New Stack

Authors: Jenn Yonemitsu
NoSQL

In order to successfully compete in today’s digital marketplace, businesses have to satisfy the ever-increasing data demands. In deciding which data management platform to build…

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developers
10 December, 2019

How to Optimize Data Management in Containers with Kubernetes and DataStax

Authors: Christopher Bradford
Data Management, Kubernetes

In recent years, containers have become an increasingly popular technology used to accelerate modern application development. Thanks to prevalent container platforms like Docker,…

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company
9 December, 2019

DataStax Accelerate 2019 Rewind: IBM (Watch Video)

Authors: DataStax
Accelerate, Kubernetes

Running a Globally Distributed Cassandra Cluster on Kubernetes in the Cloud As enterprises increasingly build applications with microservices and containers, more and more of them…

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developers
6 December, 2019

3 Reasons You Need a Masterless Architecture

Authors: Serge Leontiev
Architecture

Many organizations rely on the same databases they’ve used for decades.  While these databases are still helpful in many use cases, they simply can’t keep up with the speed and…

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company
4 December, 2019

Welcoming Sam Ramji To DataStax

Authors: DataStax

Sam is joining DataStax when the rules for data are being reimagined. Enterprises envision a world of faster innovation, bespoke services, and breakthroughs in science. Data puts…

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company
2 December, 2019

DataStax Accelerate Expands to London in June 2020

Authors: Louise Westoby
Accelerate

DataStax Accelerate is the world’s premier Apache Cassandra conference. With an exciting and action-packed Accelerate 2019, we’re thrilled to announce that Accelerate is expanding…

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developers
25 November, 2019

Build faster with DataStax Examples

Authors: Chris Splinter
Examples

Have you ever been in a situation where you were looking to accomplish a technical task and found an example out there on the internet that you could just copy & paste to get…

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developers
25 November, 2019

Maintaining 100% Uptime this Holiday Season

Authors: DataStax
Customers

In order to get the most out of what’s shaping up to be the biggest holiday season ever, organizations need reliable tech infrastructure that delivers 100% uptime. It’s that simple…

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developers
20 November, 2019

Solving IoT Data Management Challenges with Apache Cassandra

Authors: Patrick Callaghan
Apache Cassandra™, Data Processing

In many ways, the IoT era is already here. But at the same time, we’re nowhere near experiencing the true potential of IoT. To illustrate, one recent study found that global IoT…

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