Processing 200K Transactions per Second with Apache Spark and Apache Cassandra


The presentation was delivered by Ben Bromhead, CTO, Instaclustr during Boston Meet up in May 2018.

Starting with a quick introduction to Cassandra and Spark, the presentation demonstrates how to efficiently monitor > 2000 servers all running Cassandra.

The presentation covers the following topics:

  • Solution overview
  • Implementation Approach
  • Monitoring
  • Data Model
  • Writing Metrics
  • Optimization with Cassandra Aggregation