Category Archives: Cassandra

Short Interview With SMACK Tech Stack !!!

Hello guy’s, today’s we conduct short interview with SMACK about its architecture and there uses. Let’s start with of some introduction. Interviewer: How would you describe your self ? SMACK: I am SMACK (Spark, Mesos, Akka, Cassandra and Kafka) and … Continue reading

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Cassandra Counter Column And Table

Blog Describes the usage of counter column and table in Cassandra . Continue reading

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2017 – Year of FAST Data

As we approach 2017, there is a strong focus on Fast Data. This is a combination of data at rest and data in motion and the speed has to be remarkably fast. In the deck that follows, we at Knoldus … Continue reading

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Lambda Architecture with Spark

Hello folks, Knoldus  organized a knolx session on the topic : Lambda Architecture with Spark. The presentation covers lambda architecture and implementation with spark.In the presentaion we will discuss components of lambda architecure like batch layer,speed layer and serving layer.We will … Continue reading

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Cassandra Data Modeling – Primary , Clustering , Partition , Compound Keys

In this post we are going to discuss more about different keys available in Cassandra . Primary key concept in Cassandra is different from Relational databases. Therefore it is worth spending time to understand this concept. Lets take an example … Continue reading

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Knolx: Introduction to Apache Cassandra

Hello everyone, Knoldus organized a KnolX session on Friday, 07 October 2016. In that session, we had an introductory session on Apache Cassandra. Cassandra is a distributed database which allows us to store data on multiple nodes with multiple replicas in … Continue reading

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Cassandra with Spark 2.0 : Building Rest API !

In this tutorial , we will be demonstrating how to make a REST service in Spark using Akka-http as a side-kick  😉  and Cassandra as the data store. We have seen the power of Spark earlier and when it is … Continue reading

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Building Analytics Engine Using Akka, Kafka & ElasticSearch

In this blog , I will share my experience on building scalable, distributed and fault-tolerant  Analytics engine using Scala, Akka, Play, Kafka and ElasticSearch. I would like to take you through the journey of  building an analytics engine which was primarily … Continue reading

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TITAN DB SETUP WITH CASSANDRA CONNECT AND CONFIGURATION OF TITAN-DB WITH CASSANDRA:- Step 1: Download Cassandra Version: apache-cassandra-3.5 . Downlaod TitanDB Version: titan-1.0.0-hadoop1. Step 2 : Extract both downloads ,say in :- /var/lib/cassandra and /var/lib/titan respectively. Step 3: Configure cassandra: If … Continue reading

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How to setup Cassandra Phantom driver for Scala

Phantom is a high performance Scala DSL for Apache Cassandra and now the leading tool for integrating Cassandra in the Scala Eco-system. So, if you are planning on using Cassandra with Scala, phantom is the weapon of choice. It has … Continue reading

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