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Covering all stages of your project lifecycle
Instaclustr offers a range of consulting services designed to help you accelerate your adoption of Apache Cassandra and other open source technologies.
  • A Methodology That Delivers

    No matter where you’re at in your lifecycle, we are dedicated to working closely with you to provide the help you need. We have deep expertise and follow best-practice in all aspects of Apache Cassandra deployments, including initial evaluation, design, and data modeling, right through to deployment and operation.

  • Tailored Packages to Suit Your Needs

    We offer a wide range of consulting service packages that will help you take advantage of our expertise in open source and receive guidance from our team of experts.

Our methodology
  • Evaluate

    We can help you evaluate and select the right suite of open source data management technologies to most effectively implement your ideas.

  • Design

    Once you have selected your technology baseline, we can help with designing an efficient and effective data model and processing mechanisms to underpin your application.

  • Deploy

    We can help you work through specifying your deployment infrastructure and implementing suitable operational processes and capabilities.

  • Operate

    To ensure you’re capable of operating in a continuous and efficient manner, we can provide guidance on effective monitoring, ongoing maintenance procedures, and operation guides.

Start on the right track

Save time and money by using our experience to quickly develop the right architecture, infrastructure, and solution.

Our consultants are industry experts with a specific understanding of big data deployments and use cases to help you build a scalable, high-performing solution that meets your needs.

Instaclustr Consulting Service Packages
  • Architecture and Design Package
    This package is designed to help you determine if open source technologies can meet your business needs. Within this package you can design and implement proof of concept projects to explore, validate your decision to use open source technologies, and gain the confidence that you made the right choices.
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  • Cassandra Kickstart Package
    Designed for organizations investigating the adoption of Apache Cassandra, or for those about to start on their first implementation. This package provides you with the information you will need to get started on the right path via a discovery workshop, access to genuine expertise, and development of an Apache Cassandra cluster to test your new skills.
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  • Spark and Cassandra Kickstart Package
    An extension to Cassandra Kickstart Package, this package is worthwhile for those also looking at adopting Apache Spark on Cassandra. With this package, you can enjoy the benefits and features of the Cassandra Kickstart Package along with the expertise to evaluate the suitability of your concept and intended application on Apache Spark.
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  • Onboarding Review Package
    This package is designed especially for our customers moving their clusters to Instaclustr Apache Cassandra Managed Services or engaging with Enterprise Support Services. The package provides you with access to our consulting team who will conduct a detailed review of your Cassandra, Spark, or Kafka usage and plan zero downtime migration of your application to Instaclustr’s managed environment.
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  • Cassandra Performance Assurance Package
    A perfect solution to provide you with the highest levels of assurance for future scalability. With this package, our consulting experts ensure that your application is reviewed and tested using techniques intended to stress your cluster and data model for baseline and maximum performance metrics so that you can scale with confidence.
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  • Cassandra Health Check Package
    Get an independent review of your operational Apache Cassandra deployment to identify and remediate configuration, schema, and infrastructure problems that are causing sub-par performance. Our Health Check Package ensures that your solution is scalable and free from any potential issues. The package also comes with an option of additional support, giving you 3 days with our consultant to help you implement the recommendations suggested by us.
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  • Embedded Project Consulting Package
    This package allows us to bring our expertise in distributed application technologies to the heart of your application development project.
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  • Cassandra Operational Procedures Review
    Designed for organizations managing their own Apache Cassandra cluster who have some Standard Operational Procedures (SOPs) in place that clearly document any steps to perform the administrative tasks required to manage a cluster.
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  • Migration From Closed Source to Open Source Apache Cassandra
    Designed for organizations that like working with open source technologies but don’t want hefty license costs and vendor lock-in technologies getting in the way of building awesome applications.
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  • Bespoke
    Not sure where to start? Looking for help with one of the other open source products we support? Speak to us about scoping a fully tailored project to meet your specific requirements.
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Advanced Monitoring

We collect and monitor over one thousand different metrics from every node we manage. That lets us know exactly what the availability and performance of your cluster is at any time.


You don’t have to think about any of the tricky configuration of the cluster, we have done all the hard work so that you spin up a production-ready cluster within minutes.

Spin up a cluster in minutes