Apache Cassandra™

Open-source distributed database that delivers the high availability, performance, and scale to high growth applications

Highly Available and Scalable Distributed Database

Highly Available and Scalable Distributed Database

Apache Cassandra™ is a distributed database that delivers the high availability, performance, and linear scalability that today’s most demanding applications require. It is the database of choice for high growth applications that span across cloud service providers, data centers, and geographies. The Apache Cassandra ecosystem delivers the integrations, management, and developer tooling you expect from the leading scale out NoSQL database.

DataStax Commitment to Open Source Cassandra

From its inception, Cassandra has been the premier distributed database on the market, and here at DataStax, we remain committed to continuing that legacy. DataStax offers production-certified Cassandra distributions plus 24x7x365 expert support to ensure all Cassandra users can make the most of this powerful database.

#1 OSS Committer

Datastax has contributed a majority of the open-source Cassandra code commits and we are one of the driving forces behind Apache Cassandra.

Apache Cassandra Experts

We know Casandra.

We have the expert services you need to ensure success: technical support, consulting services like migration assessments, health checks and much more.

Open Source Leadership

Datastax provides open source leadership in other database related projects like stargate.io, k8ssandra.io, fallout and many more.

Apache Cassandra Support

Apache Cassandra Support

DataStax Luna provides subscription-based support for open source Cassandra to help ensure you meet required service levels while providing your team with the confidence they need to deploy and run their applications.

  • Get support directly from the distributed database experts who authored a majority of the Cassandra code, drivers, and tools.
  • Choose the right level of support for your budget as well as your technical and business needs then easily scale through the self-service portal.
  • Get started in minutes through a simple process that lets you begin coverage directly through our website.

"High availability is extremely important to us and our users, and that was the first thing that caught our eye with Apache Cassandra and DataStax. High availability with reliable performance is a big win for us."

Daniel Chia

Software Engineer, Coursera

 Daniel Chia

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Advanced Database Capabilities

Astra DB reduces deployment time from weeks to minutes, and delivers an unprecedented combination of serverless autoscaling, pay-as-you-go pricing with the freedom and agility of multi-cloud and open source.


Secure connect with VPC peering and Private Link. Bring your own encryption key management. SAML SSO secure account access.

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Intelligent Autoscaling

AI Ops service analyzes both real-time and historical operational data to react to immediate issues and predict what may happen in the future. Guardrails prevent accident runaway usage.

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Any Region, or Multi Region

Put your data where your users  need it without compromising performance, availability or accessibility, or sharding headaches using Cassandra’s built in replication.

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