cassandra Archive

Apache Cassandra: Building Apps on Eventually-consistent Databases

At Sky, we use Cassandra for database persistence in our Online Video Platform – the system which delivers all OTT video content to both Sky and NOW TV customers – and yes, that includes handling huge spikes

NoSQL Biggest Lie: SQL Never Went Away

NoSQL databases threw out SQL for querying, while their authors focused on solving problems on scale, speed and availability. The trouble is, the need for rich query never went away. Neither did SQL; it was only resting.

Avoid Big Data Antipatterns

Over the last five years, the amount of data in our data centers has exploded, and today there are numerous NoSQL, streaming, and batch systems that promise to scale with your data. These new technologies bring with

Building Fault Tolerant Apps with Cassandra

This presentation give a brief introduction to Apache Cassandra, how to interact with it from Java and how its architecture is build around being tolerant to faults. It then explains how developers’ mindset needs to change when

Cassandra, Couchbase and Spring in the Enterprise

Spring Data Cassandra brings Cassandra support to the Spring Data umbrella of projects, offering Spring Data’s familiar Repository concepts & POJO persistence. This talk will focus first on POJO persistence over Cassandra, including automatic Cassandra schema generation