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Apache Cassandra Deployed on Private and Public Networks

Monday 18th July 2016 by Christophe Schmitz

Overview Since we started our managed Cassandra service, we have had a number of customers wanting to have some of their applications communicate with Cassandra using a private network, while other applications communicate using the public network. While this isn’t an uncommon request, the solution and its limitations are not well documented. In this blog post […]

Technical Technical — Cassandra Technical — Spark

Major Upgrade to Instaclustr Managed Cassandra and Spark for Microsoft Azure

Tuesday 21st June 2016 by Ben Slater

Highlights Instaclustr is pleased to announce general availability of a new release of our Managed Cassandra and Spark for Azure offering. This release includes several major upgrades: Premium Storage based instance types. Capability for large customers to run Instaclustr Managed Cassandra for Azure in your own Azure account. Azure Resource Manager provisioning including support for […]

Technical — Cassandra Feature Releases

Instaclustr support for Apache Cassandra v3

Wednesday 1st June 2016 by Ben Slater

Instaclustr is happy to announce beta availability of Cassandra 3.5 through our Managed Cassandra service. Cassandra 3.x represents a major step forward for the Cassandra project with new functionality and significant performance improvements. Instaclustr has been monitoring the increase production use and maturity of Cassandra 3 and we are now confident in offering it through […]

Popular Technical — Cassandra

Understanding Cassandra Migration - Migrating From a Relational Database to Apache Cassandra Database

Wednesday 11th May 2016 by Ben Slater

Cassandra Migration – Many applications running today are built using relational database technology such as PostgresSQL, MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, or Oracle Database. Relational technology was the mainstay database for applications development for at least 20 years. However, the availability and scalability expectations of modern applications (along with the ability to realise substantial savings through […]
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