Ad-hoc Learning

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DSE Version: 6.0
April 23, 2018

To learn about Apache Cassandra data modeling, we will be using a movie domain for a sample application called KillrVideo. This unit will introduce you to the KillrVideo application.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 23, 2018

If you've done relational data modeling before, you will come to find that modeling for Apache Cassandra has some distinct differences. In this unit, you will learn how relational datamodeling concepts compare to those used when data modeling for Apache Cassandra.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 23, 2018

This unit is an overview of what the basic data modeling process looks like, regardless of what database you are using. When you get into the course, we will dive deeper into the specifics of data modeling for Apache Cassandra. 

Also, this unit walks you through the setup for the environment used by the exercises in this course. Please click on Exercises tab above for setup instructions. All exercises will be shown under this tab throughout the course (you can optionally download the assets on left sidebar)

DSE Version:
April 16, 2018

A video tutorial about installing DataStax Enterprise with Docker!

DSE Version:
April 16, 2018

Learn how to deploy DataStax Enterprise with Docker!

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

This concludes the DS210 course on DataStax Enterprise Operations with Apache Cassandra. Thanks for joining us! There is so much more on DataStax Academy to discover!

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

OpsCenter is tool you can use to control your cluster from a browser-based GUI. Techincally there are two products: OpsCenter for monitoring and management, and Life Cycle Manger for configuration and deployment. We will learn about these tools in this unit.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

In this unit, you will learn how to secure DataStax Enterprise in your environment, covering the basics of security.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

When deploying DataStax Enterprise, one common platform that many users leverage is the cloud. In this unit, we will be going over some important considerations when using DataStax Enterprise in the cloud.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

There are five hardware resources to consider when building an Apache Cassandra cluster: disk drives, RAM, CPU, number of nodes, and network bandwidth. In this unit, we will discuss each of these in more detail.