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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.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

In this unit, we discuss the important aspects of kernel configuration to get the best performance out of your Apache Cassandra or DataStax Enterprise nodes.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

If something goes wrong with your Apache Cassandra nodes and they run out of memory, you may need to dive deep to understand what exactly is happening. In this case, you may want to use the heap dump tool. Learn more about heap dump in this unit.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

The garabage collector reclaims sections of memory (objects). We must be aware of pauses and throughput when tuning garabage collection. You will learn more about garbage collection in this unit.

DSE Version: 6.0
April 13, 2018

Apache Cassandra is a Java application, hence it runs on the Java Virtual Machine, or JVM. There for it is important to know how to configure the JVM. You will learn about that in this unit.