Processing 140K Transactions per Second with Apache Spark and Apache Cassandra

Apache Cassandra and Apache Spark: Processing 140k Transactions per second


The presentation was delivered by Christophe Schmitz, Director of Consulting – Europe, Instaclustr during a Meetup in Berlin in October 2017.

This presentation starts with a quick introduction to Cassandra and Spark. We demonstrate how to efficiently monitor > 1500 servers all running Cassandra. The following topics are covered:

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