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Cloud-Native Cassandra-as-a-Service Built on Apache Cassandra

DataStax Astra simplifies cloud-native Cassandra application development. It reduces deployment time from weeks to minutes, removing the biggest obstacle to using Cassandra, which is behind many of the most heavily used applications in the world. To see Astra in action, watch our demo and hear about how Expero migrated to Astra!

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Cassandra Made Easy in the Cloud

5 Gig Free Tier

Launch a database in the cloud with a few clicks, no credit card required.

Global Scale

Put your data where you need it without compromising performance, availability or accessibility.

Cloud-Native

Powered by our open-source Kubernetes Operator for Cassandra.

Enterprise Security

Peer cloud VPC to an Astra cluster to maintain private communication between cloud-based apps and Astra.

No Operations

Eliminate the overhead to install, operate, and scale Cassandra.

Zero Lock-in

Deploy on AWS or GCP and keep compatibility with open-source Cassandra.

Easy Migrations

No cost migration and sizing assistance.

Relational Indexes

Storage Attached Indexing (SAI) lets you query tables using any columns.

A fully managed Apache Cassandra™ DBaaS that scales effortlessly and affordably

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Get Started Using Astra

At a time when data limits are being tested, every business needs to be a digital business. That means your infrastructure needs to be solid. We already use Cassandra for the reliability and resilience to handle big workloads with zero downtime. The promise of Astra is a true Cassandra-as-a-Service with no-ops. This will help developers work more efficiently so they can spend more time innovating.

Dipack Chandan

Senior Engineering Manager at Venmo

DataStax Astra helps accelerate usage of Apache Cassandra. As we continue to grow our Cassandra experience, Astra helps lower the barrier to entry and can allow developers to jump into working with Cassandra to build and deploy applications with ease.

Ashwin Jaiprakash

Alliance Manager, Government and Public Sector at ‎Deloitte

Astra is hands-down the best solution for Cassandra developer productivity. It eliminates all of the overhead involved in setting up Cassandra. With Astra, developers can fully automate their CI/CD pipelines for Cassandra support. This means they can concentrate on more important tasks.

Robert Reeves

CTO of Datical

At a time when data limits are being tested, every business needs to be a digital business. That means your infrastructure needs to be solid. We already use Cassandra for the reliability and resilience to handle big workloads with zero downtime. The promise of Astra is a true Cassandra-as-a-Service with no-ops. This will help developers work more efficiently so they can spend more time innovating.

Dipack Chandan

Senior Engineering Manager at Venmo

DataStax Astra helps accelerate usage of Apache Cassandra. As we continue to grow our Cassandra experience, Astra helps lower the barrier to entry and can allow developers to jump into working with Cassandra to build and deploy applications with ease.

Ashwin Jaiprakash

Alliance Manager, Government and Public Sector at ‎Deloitte

Stargate in Astra: Your Data Gateway to Cassandra

Access your data the way you want over REST. Use Stargate in Astra to develop faster by speaking the language of your data. Build affordable, serverless apps at any scale with any shape of data, all backed by the proven power of Apache Cassandra™ — the database that powers Netflix, Spotify and Apple.

REST APIs

REST APIs

Use a gateway that ships RESTful APIs for any Cassandra database. Finally, relief from RTM fatigue.

GraphQL

GraphQL

Make your front end team happy. Serve a GraphQL API from any Cassandra database. Resolvers FTW.

Schemaless Cassandra

Schemaless Cassandra

Save and search schemaless JSON documents in Cassandra. With no data modeling needed. Yup, you read that right.

Serverless Apps

Serverless Apps

Avoid sticker shock. Build apps with fully elastic serverless data storage, and only pay for exactly what you use.

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Cassandra with Storage Attached Indexing

Unlock new levels of indexing capabilities that were never before possible in Apache Cassandra with Storage Attached Indexing (SAI). A highly scalable, globally-distributed index for Cassandra, now available on Astra.

Build Data-Rich Applications

Use familiar query patterns without compromising downtime, scale, or lock-in.

Operate At Global Scale

Reduce operations, failure points, and data duplication with scaling or backup/restore.

Reduce Architectural Complexity

Reduce architecture complexity and TCO by increasing workloads for Apache Cassandra.

Freedom of Choice

Deploy Astra on Azure, GCP, or AWS

Build Your Skills

Astra Migration Tool

Move your apps to Astra with the Cassandra Migration Tool.

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Data Modeling In Apache Cassandra™

Get a detailed, straightforward, five-step approach to creating the right data model right out of the gate for your Apache Cassandra deployment.

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Astra Sample App Gallery

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