Tag: cassandra

Farewell to Another Great Percona Live!

And before we proceed with our wrap-up, let’s pause for a second to reflect on just how awesome it is to attend a conference like Percona Live. Where even the most casual conversation you overhear is talking about things like optimal page sizes (4k etc) & cache eviction strategies. I. Love. […]

When it Comes to Real-Time Analytics, Does Cassandra + Hadoop Equal Clustrix?

My sales team recently requested I check out Cassandra and DataStax Enterprise. A prospective customer had asked us for a comparison, and since we rarely see each other in the field, we’ve never looked closely at them before. Surprisingly, DataStax appears to have taken a very different path to build […]