Upgrading Instametrics to Cassandra 3

Upgrading Instametrics to Cassandra 3

In previous posts, we’ve described our Instametrics solution which provides the monitoring services for the close to 1,000 instances we manage. We’ve always seen this solution as an important proving ground for new technology that we are providing to our customers and...
BATCH: Workflow, Metrics & Use Cases

BATCH: Workflow, Metrics & Use Cases

Overview Recently, I needed to work my way through the details of how batch transactions are processed in Cassandra and also how they affect exposed metrics.  This article outlines the workflow of submitting a batch via the Java Cassandra driver and will hopefully be...
Instaclustr Cluster Health

Instaclustr Cluster Health

We’re happy to announce that our first release of the Instaclustr Health Page is now live on the Instaclustr console. Instaclustr’s Managed Service has long in included regular manual health checks of cluster to advise customer of issues with their use of Cassandra...
Instaclustr Offerings

Instaclustr Offerings

Overview Over the last 2 years our range of services and capabilities have grown and we’ve also refined the definition of those services to better meet the demand that we have seen from our customers. Given that change, we thought it would be useful to set out a...