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In this tutorial, we will learn how to get started using the DataStax C/C++ Driver. We will begin by learning how to build the driver on all its supported platform. Then, we will create an example application using the driver. And, finally, we will learn to build the example against the driver library.

The use of time series data for business analysis is not a new movement. What is new is the ability to collect and analyze massive volumes of data in sequence at extremely high velocity to get the clearest picture to predict and forecast future market changes, user behavior, environmental conditions, resource consumption, health trends and much, much more.

On this page, you’ll learn just enough to get started with the NoSQL Apache Cassandra database and Node.js, including how to install, try out some basic commands and what to do next.

On this page, you’ll learn just enough to get started with NoSQL Apache Cassandra and Java, including how to install, try out some basic commands and what to do next.

A visual guide to how the Datastax Spark Cassandra Connector writes data from Spark to Cassandra.

A description of how DSE uses Apache Cassandra™ and Paxos for Spark Master High Availability

How to perform a backup, restore, and clone using OpsCenter and leveraging Amazon s3.

This demo will detail the process the Spark Cassandra Connector uses to create a CassandraRDD and how that RDD retrieves data from Cassandra.

A brief introduction to the features and architecture of Apache Cassandra. If you're ready to learn Cassandra we recommend starting with the free course DS201: Foundations of Apache Cassandra.

This demo shows how to join tables in DataStax Enterprise with Apache Spark. This allows us to create a new table with the top n values.