The data management needs of the average large organization have changed dramatically over the last ten years, requiring data architects, operators, designers, and developers to rethink the databases they use as their foundation. The proliferation of large-scale, globally distributed data led to the birth of Apache Cassandra™, one of the world’s most powerful and now most popular NoSQL databases. Read this white paper to learn how Cassandra was born, how it’s evolved, how it operates, and what DataStax Distribution of Apache Cassandra™ adds to the equation.
"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."
DataStax co-founder Jonathan Ellis and Apache Cassandra co-creator Avinash Lakshman discuss the power of open source and why it’s changing how we do business.
Patrick McFadin shares his experience as one of the first DBAs to adopt Cassandra.
Read about the advantages of using Cassandra as your distributed database.
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