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Episode 53
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.

Episode 52
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.

Episode 51
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.

Episode 50
Jun 04, 2018 • By: David Gilardi

We talk with support engineer Sequoyha Pelletier about the support team, they’re training gauntlet, and get a bunch of tips and tricks to use in troubleshooting clusters and submitting support tickets.

Episode 49
May 29, 2018 • By: Brian Hess, Jeff Carpenter

Brian Hess joins the show to explain why the bulk loader is a vital tool for a distributed database, the history of bulk loaders for Apache Cassandra, and the virtues of the new DSBulk.

Episode 48
May 22, 2018 • By: Christopher Splinter, David Gilardi

We talk with DataStax product manager for developer solutions, Chris Splinter about new DSE 6 driver features and peer into bright the future of driver development.

Driver Downloads - https://academy.datastax.com/download-drivers

Driver Docs - https://docs.datastax.com/en/developer/driver-matrix/doc/common/driverMa...

Driver Jira - https://datastax-oss.atlassian.net/projects

Episode 47
May 15, 2018 • By: Cedrick Lunven

Sylvain Lebresne joins host Cedric Lunven introduce NodeSync, a new approach to anti-entropy repair in DSE 6. They discuss the simplicity NodeSync brings to operational operations, improvements in performance for repair and how well it is integrated with DSE through CQL and OpsCenter.

Episode 46
May 08, 2018 • By: Jeff Carpenter, Brian Hess

Brian Hess joins the show to talk about what’s new with Analytics in DSE 6, especially Always-on SQL and Spark Streaming.

Episode 45
May 01, 2018 • By: Nick Panahi, Jeff Carpenter

Nick Panahi shares what’s new and awesome with Search in DSE 6, including what you can do with search-enabled CQL queries, the performance enhancements you can expect to see, and why configuring search just got easier.

Episode 44
Apr 24, 2018 • By: Jeff Carpenter

Jake Luciani takes us behind the scenes to explain how the principle of mechanical sympathy was applied to DataStax Enterprise 6 in the new Thread Per Core feature. DSE 6 is demonstrating 2x improvements in read/write latency compared to DSE 5.1 / open source Apache Cassandra.