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July 2, 2019

In this industry, showing the drive to expand one's technological skills is crucial. Valerie personifies this drive, and then some. We met with Valerie to discuss all things Cassandra documentation, her love of open source contributions, and some...

June 25, 2019

There are not so many developers who joined the Cassandra Community in the very beginning and then never quit. Jake is one of them: he works with the Cassandra community as a PMC Member and leads a team at DataStax Enterprise for almost a dozen...

June 25, 2019

In this episode, Jeff Carpenter talks with Dikang Gu about the origins of Cassandra at Instagram, an update on how the adoption of RocksDB as a storage engine for Cassandra is progressing, geographic data partitioning, and how his team is...

June 11, 2019

Brian Hess joins Adron for a topical conversation on bulk importer, bulk loading, and processing of bulk data. They continue onward getting into the developer mindset, the tools, and the path through drivers for this tooling. In addition a call...

June 7, 2019

In the previous 3 blog posts (herehere, and...

June 4, 2019

In this episode Jeff and Adron have a quick topical discussion of some tools they're using to get work done with CQL and databases in general. Adron discusses using JetBrains DataGrip and what it's been enabling him to do, then Jeff interjects...

May 31, 2019

Some notes along with this talk. Which is about ways to mitigate super nodes, partitioning strategies, and related efforts. Jonathan’s talk is vendor neutral, even though he works at DataStax. Albeit that’s not odd to me, since that’s how we roll...

May 29, 2019

This week, Aaron Ploetz joins Eric Zietlow to discuss trends within Apache Cassandra and gives us a few resources on how to learn C*.

May 29, 2019

Developers need new development patterns in order to embrace Cloud. As all resources are shared resiliency and security are keys.

May 14, 2019

We recently announced availability of DataStax Distribution of Apache Cassandra on Microsoft Azure aimed at helping developers take advantage of a simpler, more cost-effective way to build and scale applications. We wanted to take our experience...