Category Archives: Cassandra

Transaction Management in Cassandra


As we are all from the Sql Background and its been ages SQL rules the market , so transaction are something favorite to us . While Cassandra does not support ACID (transaction) properties but it gives you the ‘AID’ among … Continue reading

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Twitter’s tweets analysis using Lambda Architecture


Hello Folks, In this blog i will explain  twitter’s tweets analysis with lambda architecture. So first we need to understand  what is lambda architecture,about its component and usage. According to Wikipedia, Lambda architecture is a data processing architecture designed to handle … Continue reading

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Cassandra Tips And Techniques


Tips and Techniques to Load Data in Cassandra Using Java – Driver .
To Implement Pagination Concepts in various Scenarios in Cassandra Continue reading

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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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