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The Power of Cassandra Lightweight Transactions

Ep. 91 Distributed Data Show

Cassandra is a highly available, partition-tolerant database. In the modern world, what happens when you need strong consistency but still require the unique partition tolerance that Cassandra provides. Enter the Lightweight transaction to provide ACID like transactions in distributed Cassandra workloads.



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Jeffrey Carpenter

Developer Relations at DataStax

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Eric Zietlow

Developer Advocate at DataStax