Blogs — June 2017


Technical Technical — Cassandra

Instaclustr Dynamic Resizing for Apache Cassandra

Thursday 29th June 2017 by Ben Slater

Apache Cassandra is well known for its ability to scale to whatever size you could possibly need. However, the traditional “horizontal” scaling approach of adding or removing cluster nodes to change cluster capacity can be resource-intensive and time-consuming. Scaling a cluster this way can take hours or even days. Instaclustr’s new dynamic resizing capability dramatically […]
Dynamic Resizing for Apache Cassandra with Instaclustr

Technical — Elasticsearch Feature Releases

Available Now - Instaclustr Managed Service for Elassandra

Thursday 29th June 2017 by Instaclustr

Instaclustr, the best way to run Apache Cassandra in the cloud, is excited to announce the release of our Managed Elassandra offering. Elassandra and Kibana are now available as options for automatic provisioning through the Instaclustr Management Console. Elassandra can be used in our free trials on the Google Compute Platform. Elassandra gives you the power […]
Managed Elassandra Service provided by Instaclustr

Popular Technical

Achieving HIPAA Compliance Using Instaclustr on AWS

Thursday 29th June 2017 by Instaclustr

Building on our recently announced SOC 2 compliance, Instaclustr is pleased to announce the immediate availability of a white paper detailing how clients can achieve HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) compliance using Instaclustr services. HIPAA applies to health care providers engaged in certain electronic transactions, health plans, and health care clearinghouses as well […]
HIPAA Compliance achieved by Instaclustr on AWS