The Distributed Data Show

The Distributed Data Show is your weekly source for the latest news and technical expertise to help you succeed in building large-scale distributed systems. Brought to you by the DataStax Developer Advocate team, we go in-depth with DataStax engineers and special guests from the broader data community. New episodes each Tuesday.

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Aug 14, 2018 • By: David Gilardi, Amanda Moran, Adron Hall

Amanda, David, and Adron talk about the challenges associated with moving their KillrVideo reference application to a multi-cloud cluster and the many considerations that come into play when going multi-cloud.

Aug 07, 2018 • By: Adron Hall, Amanda Moran

In this episode Amanda and Adron tackle the complexities of state management across clouds in a multi-cloud environment. Adron also brings up three best practices that have come up time and time again to help ensure high integrity in state data. Join us for a dive into ways to get prepared for complex state management.

Jul 31, 2018 • By: Adron Hall, Jeff Carpenter

In this episode Adron Hall and Jeff Carpenter talk about networking and its inherent complexities and solutions in multi-cloud environments. Lately a lot of discussion has come up around best practices, and in this episode Adron & Jeff also tackle the top three that have been most prominent. We wrap up with a summary, and Adron’s top two tools for multi-cloud work these days.

Jul 24, 2018 • By: Adron Hall, Patrick McFadin

Patrick introduces new DataStax evangelist Adron Hall and they discuss the challenges of running distributed data across multiple cloud providers.

Jul 17, 2018 • By: Adron Hall, Amanda Moran

Today we’re tackling what confusion my exist around the various *-clouds. We have multi-cloud, hybrid-cloud, private-cloud, and so many more. After we narrow down the multi-cloud description to it’s key points the conversation begins around why we’d want something multi-cloud to begin with! It’s the beginning of a series of conversations we’re going to have around the multi-cloud space and all of the complexities, advantages, lock-in, and related topics around this new foray into distributed systems technology.

Jul 10, 2018 • By: David Gilardi

We talk with DataStax Vanguard Lead, Chelsea Navo about how the Vanguard team and DataStax helps enterprises transform to meet the challenges posed by disrupting technology and competitors. 

Jul 03, 2018 • By: Jonathan Lacefield, Jeff Carpenter

We sit down with Jonathan Lacefield to discuss the latest trends in graph processing, from DataStax perspective?  Talk through how the challenges being associated with graph are evolving, current tips/tricks, tools being seen, etc.

Jun 20, 2018 • By: Kathryn Erickson

There’s more to the lean product strategy than just building skateboards. Matthias Brocheler joins guest host Kathryn Erickson to discuss Disruptive Innovation. We’ll discuss and provide practical examples of how to explore an idea you have or a problem you want to solve, how to size your potential market, and when to start writing code.

Jun 19, 2018 • By: Jeff Carpenter



Are all benchmarks lies? Nitsan Wakart joins the show to explain the discipline of performance engineering, the ingredients of an effective benchmark, why you should always create custom benchmarks based on your expected workload, and the benchmarking effort we undertook for DSE 6.

Jun 12, 2018 • By: Jeff Carpenter, David Gilardi

David and Jeff talk with Ted Wilmes from Expero about best practices regarding DSE Graph and the importance of proper data modeling.