November 20, 2018

Over the past 4 years, Caroline has worked as a solutions engineer to help many customers adopt Apache Cassandra and DataStax Enterprise. In this episode Caroline shares how these conversations with those customers have changed over time, from an...

November 13, 2018

In this episode Adron talks with Travis about starting and working site reliability in a large retail enterprise. They tackle topics ranging around outages, database sizing, monitoring and observability, disparate workloads and migrations between...

November 6, 2018

Patrick welcomes Shogo Hoshii to the show to learn why Yahoo Japan is running over 200 clusters of Apache Cassandra and why NoSQL databases are starting to gain momentum in Japan.

 

October 30, 2018
Part 2 of this blog series will focus on how to get DataStax Enterprise Analytics with Apache Cassandra™ and Apache Spark™, Jupyter Notebooks, and all the required Python package dependencies set up via Docker.

 

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October 30, 2018

In this post, we explore a quick look at our DataStax Academy Developer Days. We've held a few of the Developer Days already in New York City and Washington DC, and just wrapped up two more Chicago, Illinois and Dallas, Texas! Next up are London...

October 30, 2018

Patrick McFadin talks with “Cassandra Archaeologist” Carlos Rolo of Pythian about best practices for upgrades in Apache Cassandra clusters.

October 23, 2018

Dave Bechberger returns to the show to discuss what you should be thinking about when adding graph databases to legacy applications, and to take us to school on being production ready.

October 16, 2018

In this episode Adron speaks with Jim Hatcher, and Jim tells us all about graph frames, fraud detection, and more. We also talk about some additional use cases and other interesting topics around where the industry is moving in regards to graph,...

October 11, 2018

Jonathan Lacefield is working on efforts with DataStax Enterprise Graph, and today Adron speaks with him about graph while at San Francisco Graph Day 2018! We delve into super nodes and adjacency lists to start with. But eventually we move from...

October 2, 2018

Jonathan Ellis recounts several attempts in the history of Apache Cassandra to coerce developers into specific behaviors around issues such as sequential scans, tombstones, and joins. We discuss why these attempts didn’t work, and how to respond...