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Cassandra Day | London
Discover the real power of NoSQL
- Oct 11 | Tue, 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM BST (UTC+01:00)
Location | Huckletree Shoreditch, 18 Finsbury Square, London EC2A 1AH
What do companies like Apple, Netflix, Huawei and Instagram have in common? Aside from billions of requests, petabytes of data, and millions of users around the world, all of these companies use Apache Cassandra™.
Apache Cassandra is an open source NoSQL distributed database trusted by thousands of companies for scalability and high availability without compromising performance. Linear scalability and proven fault-tolerance on commodity hardware or cloud infrastructure make it the perfect platform for mission-critical data.
The Event | Cassandra Day is an in-person event for NoSQL and Apache Cassandra™ users, enthusiasts and community members with workshops and talks for NoSQL and C* beginners & experts.
Attendees | Cassandra Days are organized to suit developers, architects and engineers of all experience levels.
09:30-10:00: Arrivals for Workshops
10:00-11:45: Hands-on Workshop: Cassandra Fundamentals
11:45-12:30: Lunch sponsored by Intel
12:30-14:00: Hands-on Workshop: Cassandra Data Modeling
14:00-15:00: Networking & Coffee/Tea Break
15:00-15:30: Welcome & Keynote on "Why you should stop using NOSQL" - Aleks Volochnev, the IT Exorcist
15:30-15:55: Future of Cassandra - Mick Semb Wever, Apache Cassandra PMC Chair
15:55-16:20: Five Pitfalls of Cassandra Developers and how to avoid them -Stefano Lottini, Developer Advocate
16:20-16:30: Coffee/Tea Break
16:30-17:00: Automating Cassandra Data Operations with Airflow - Rahul Singh, AnantCorp
17:00-17:30: Adopting a Cassandra GraphQL API at Yelp - Mark Surnin, Yelp
17:30-18:00: cdc=true - Leveraging Change Data Capture (CDC) in Cassandra - Amarjit Basra, DataStax
18:00-20:00: Networking, Quiz, Food & Drinks
Test and Certify | All attendees will get a free DataStax certification for Apache Cassandra™ exam voucher and $300 credit to use on Astra DB - The perfect platform to practice your newly-acquired Cassandra knowledge!
Mick Semb Wever
Apache Cassandra PMC Chair
Platform Architect / CEO
Database Reliability Engineer
Developer Advocate EMEA
Developer Advocate EMEA
Cassandra Days are meant to help building and strengthening local communities around Open Source Cassandra. That does not only mean that everyone is invited to participate - contributions are very welcome! Click here to submit to our Call For Papers.
Attributions & Policy
Apache Cassandra, Cassandra and Apache are either registered trademarks or trademarks of the Apache Software Foundation in the United States and/or other countries, and are used with permission. The Apache Software Foundation has no affiliation with and does not endorse or review the materials provided at this event, which is managed by DataStax.
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