The DataStax Advantage

Product Options

Choose the platform and approach that's right for you.

DataStax Enterprise (DSE)

The most advanced distribution of Apache Cassandra™ on the market, with the enterprise functionality needed for serious production systems and backed up and supported by the best distributed-experts in the world. It's one platform for all types of applications anywhere, any cloud, any model: key-value, graph, tabular, JSON.

DataStax Enterprise is a fully integrated and optimized database, with graph, analytics, in-memory, search, and Kafka included, all with a unified security model. Simply put, it's the only database capable of meeting today's demanding requirements.

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DataStax Enterprise Advanced Workloads Pack

An add-on “pack” for DataStax Enterprise (DSE) that includes fully integrated components tuned for performance and scale, and extends its mixed workload capability with the addition of DSE Analytics, DSE Graph, and DSE Search.

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DataStax Luna

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.
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Apache Cassandra™
DataStax Luna
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Enterprise (DSE)
Database
Masterless Architecture

Only distributed peer-to-peer operational database in the market that delivers predictable scale, zero downtime, and the gold standard in global data distribution

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Tunable Consistency

Eventual to completely strong consistency, with control at the server and individual operation level

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Multi-Model

Support for multiple data models including tabular, key-value, and JSON

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Security

Basic security including login and password

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Empowers enterprises with advanced security capabilities that provide fine-grained controls to keep application data protected and increase compliance to lower business risk

   

Role-based access control, row-level access control, data at rest encryption, and endpoint security through mTLS for data transport layer

Auditing, external authentication, transparent data encryption, role-based access control, row-level access control for multi-tenancy, drivers, and more

Advanced Performance

Faster than open source Apache Cassandra and Apache Spark, higher throughput, lower latency, with advanced Bulk Loader

   
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NodeSync

Removes the need to manually handle Cassandra repair operations. Transparently handled at the server level and available on a per table basis

   
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TrafficControl

Server-side governor that protects against any node in a cluster going down because of too many incoming requests

   
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Server-Side Guardrails

Automated best practices that protect against bad configuration instances

   
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Automated Server-Side Backup/Restore

Advanced and higher-performance backup and restore utilities

   
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Tiered Storage

Automatically moves data between different storage devices depending on user access patterns and needs

     
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Multi-Instance

Built-in containerization for running multiple instances of the software on the same machine

     
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Advanced Replication

Goes beyond standard Cassandra replication to support hub-and-spoke, multi-cluster, and disconnected cluster deployments

     
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Integrated Multi-Workload Capabilities
DSE Analytics

Integrated Spark-based analytics

     
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DSE Analytics Solo

Decouples analytics processing into separate operational and analytics clusters

     
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DSE Graph

Fully distributed and scalable native graph database

     
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DSE In-Memory

In-memory database engine

     
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DSE Search

Integrated Solr-based enterprise search

     
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Management and Developer Tooling
Drivers

Connectors for all popular development languages

DataStax Drivers

DataStax Drivers

DataStax Drivers

DataStax Drivers

DataStax Studio

Visual, web-based developer tool with support for Cassandra, Spark, and Graph

   
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DSE OpsCenter

Visual, web-based management and monitoring solution

     
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DataStax Bulk Loader

Advanced load/unload utility with much higher performance (up to 4x) over open source utilities

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Free Download

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DataStax Apache Kafka® Connector

Allows for the easy movement of data back and forth between Kafka and DataStax databases

Free Download

Free Download

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Production Docker Images

Supported Docker images for DataStax software

   

N/A

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Professional Support and Services
Expert Support
 

8-5 / 24x7

8-5 / 24x7

24x7

Platform Certification
   
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Certified Service Packs
   
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Hot Fixes and Bug Escalation
 
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Health Checks/Performance Reviews
 
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Free Options for
Non-Production Environments
   

Free Trial

Free Download

Deployment
Deployment Options

On-Premises, Cloud, Hybrid Cloud

On-Premises, Cloud, Hybrid Cloud

Cloud

On-Premises, Cloud, Hybrid Cloud

Marketplaces
   

Google Cloud Platform

Azure, Google Cloud Platform

Self-Managed
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Fully Managed Database-as-a-Service
   
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