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April 23, 2019

As developers, knowledge is the main thing that holds us back.  The phrase “the more you know” has never been truer. From learning new languages and technologies to better understanding the theory around them, we must expand our...

April 17, 2019

If you’re interested in running data-intensive systems (think Apache Cassandra, DataStax Enterprise, Kafka, Spark, Tensorflow, Elasticsearch, Redis, etc) in Kubernetes this is a great talk. ...

April 16, 2019

One of the most common use cases when dealing with Apache Cassandra™ are timeSeries. After introducing the concept of Time series in a few words Alice and Cedrick will analyze why Cassandra got so much traction and detail what we see at customers...

April 16, 2019

One of the most common use cases when dealing with Apache Cassandra™ are timeSeries. After introducing the concept of Time series in a few words Amanda and Cedrick will analyze why Cassandra got so much traction and detail what we see at...

April 9, 2019

In the last blog post, we introduced the dsbulk command, some basic loading examples, and dove into some mappings.  In this blog post, we are going...

April 9, 2019

The new 2.0 version of the DataStax Java Driver introduced some new patterns for accessing your data : reactive programming. In this episode, Alexandre explains the reactive APIs available in the new driver and the "sweetspots" for when to use...

April 4, 2019

As a software industry veteran I’ve s̶e̶e̶n̶ / e̶x̶p̶e̶r̶i̶e̶n̶c̶e̶d̶ / i̶n̶f̶l̶i̶c̶t̶e̶d̶ / been victimized by any number of inventive approaches to integrating and testing distributed systems, so the title of this post is a bit tongue-in-cheek...

April 3, 2019

Lightweight transactions are extremely powerful when used correctly.  They not only enable you to use a highly durable distributed system in an ACID-like way, but they also allow you to do it with ease. In this blog, we'll explore lightweight...

April 2, 2019

DataStax Engineer Alexandre Dutra gives us a tour of the new DataStax Java Driver 4.0 and offers some tips for a smooth migration for your Java app.

April 2, 2019

Cassandra is a highly available, partition-tolerant database. In the modern world, what happens when you need strong consistency but still require the unique partition tolerance that Cassandra provides. Enter the Lightweight transaction to...