Cassandra Test Lab [Tutorial]

Apache Cassandra is a really impressive piece of technology. When it comes to extreme performance requirements, it is definitely a solution one should look into. Yet many times people get bitten by the distributed nature and the fundamentally different process of data modelling, especially when coming from a relational background. Just reading the documentation probably won’t be enough to really get to know Cassandra. You will have to get your hands dirty. In this blog post we present a simple way to create your Cassandra cluster and experiment with data modeling, different configurations, cluster sizes, topologies, query performance etc. Weiterlesen