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Cassandra on Kubernetes Part 2

Apache Cassandra Lunch #44: Cassandra on Kubernetes – Docker/Kubernetes/Helm Part 2

In Apache Cassandra Lunch #44: Cassandra on Kubernetes – Docker/Kubernetes/Helm Part 2, we continue our discussion on Cassandra on Kubernetes and Docker, Kubernetes, and Helm. The live recording of Cassandra Lunch, which includes a more in-depth discussion and a demo, is embedded below in case you were not able to attend live. If you would like to attend Apache Cassandra Lunch live, it is hosted every Wednesday at 12 PM EST. Register here now!

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data engineer's lunch #18

Data Engineer’s Lunch #18: Luigi for Scheduling

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #18: Luigi for Scheduling, we discussed using Luigi as a workflow scheduler. We then compared its utility vs our previously discussed schedulers, Airflow and Jenkins. The live recording of the Data Engineer’s Lunch, which includes a more in-depth discussion, is also embedded below in case you were not able to attend live. If you would like to attend a Data Engineer’s Lunch live, it is hosted every Monday at noon EST. Register here now!

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dsbulk with sed and awk

Apache Cassandra Lunch #43: DSBulk with sed and awk

In Apache Cassandra Lunch #43: DSBulk with sed and awk, we discuss how we can use the DataStax Bulk Loader with sed and awk for Cassandra data operations. The live recording of Cassandra Lunch, which includes a more in-depth discussion and a demo, is embedded below in case you were not able to attend live. If you would like to attend Apache Cassandra Lunch live, it is hosted every Wednesday at 12 PM EST. Register here now!

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Data Engineer’s Lunch #17: NoSQL Part 3: Data Store Types

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #17: NoSQL Part 3: Data Store Types, we discussed the four different types of data stores that underlie NoSQL databases. The live recording of the Data Engineer’s Lunch, which includes a more in-depth discussion, is also embedded below in case you were not able to attend live. If you would like to attend a Data Engineer’s Lunch live, it is hosted every Monday at noon EST. Register here now!

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Alpakka Cassandra and Twitter: Using Alpakka to read and write tweets from/to Cassandra

Alpakka is an open-source project designed to implement stream-aware and reactive integration pipelines for Java/Scala which is built on top of Akka Streams. This blog talks specifically about using Alpakka Cassandra and Akka Streams together with Twitter4S (Twitter client written in Scala) to pull new Tweets from Twitter for a given hashtag (or set of hashtags) using Twitter API v1.1 and write them into a local Cassandra database.

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