Cassandra is a highly scalable distributed database focusing on availability. The talk will be taking a deeper technical look into architectural decisions from inception of Cassandra and their impact on the technology’s ability to deliver solid performance whilst remaining resilient to failures.
This presentation will cover:
Tradeoffs between Read and Write.
Core Data Structures and why they work.
Consistency in a Distributed System.
Dealing with Failures.
Data Modeling and why getting it right is so important.