Ad-hoc Learning

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DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

Get a a lot data into an Apache Cassandra node quickly by using sstableloader. It was really built to take old existing sstables and load them into a cluster. Learn more about sstableloader in this unit.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

In this unit, you will learn how to actually perform a backup using snapshots.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 12, 2018

In this, you will learn about some backup fundamentals. With backup with a large scale distributed system like Apache Casandra or DataStax Enterprise, there are a few important things that you need to understand.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 12, 2018

DatsStax Enterprise DsBulk utility has a lot of power. It is an awesome import tool, specifically built for DataStax Enterprise. Learn more about DsBulk in this unit.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 12, 2018

Spark provides convenient functionality for loading large external datasets into Apache Cassandra tables in parallel. Learn more about using Spark for data loading in this unit.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 12, 2018

Sstabledump was custom built to do one thing: dump the contents of an sstabletable in the JSON format. Learn more about sstabledump in this unit.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 12, 2018

CQL Copy is a built-in command in Apache Cassandra on the command line. It is used to move data in and out of a Apache Cassandra cluster. Learn more about CQL Copy in this unit.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 12, 2018

In this unit, we discuss some multi datacenter concepts around Apache Cassandra and DataStax Enterprise. Multi datacenter is one of the neatest features of Apache Cassandra.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 12, 2018

Ran a major compaction? Stay calm, it's sstablesplit to the rescue! You will be learning about the sstablesplit command in this unit.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 12, 2018

Nodesync is a new concept with DataStax Enterprise 6. and behaves like a continous background repair. In this unit, you will learn more about Nodesync.