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Monthly Archives: February 2021


Cassandra SSTables Overview

This post will contain an overview of SSTables in Cassandra. We will look at what they are used for in Cassandra as well as their place in the read and write processes. We will take a look at some utilities that allow us to create Cassandra SSTables and extract data from them in order to see what data is actually stored in the SSTables.

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Apache Cassandra Lunch #38: Cassandra SSTables and Spark

In case you missed it, this blog post is a recap of Cassandra Lunch #38, covering Apache Spark projects that interact with Cassandra specifically through Cassandra’s SSTables. We discussed the nature of SSTables and their usage within Cassandra before moving on. Then we went over a few projects that make use of Cassandra SSTables for data management with Apache Spark. The live recording of Cassandra 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 Apache Cassandra Lunch live, it is hosted every Wednesday at 12 PM EST. Register here now!

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introduction to sed for data engineering

Data Engineer’s Lunch #12: Introduction to sed for Data Engineering

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #12: Introduction to sed for Data Engineering, we introduce sed, a stream editor, and how we can use this tool for data engineering. 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 Data Engineer’s Lunch in person, it is hosted every Monday at 12 PM EST. Register here now!

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introduction to sed for data engineering

Introduction to sed for Data Engineering

In this blog, we will introduce sed, a stream editor, and how we can use this tool for data engineering. We also include a walkthrough of a demo you can use to learn the basics. You can also check out this GitHub repository for the walkthrough instructions.

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CQL Copy for Data Operations

Apache Cassandra Lunch #37: CQL Copy for Data Operations

In Apache Cassandra Lunch #37: CQL Copy for Data Operations, we cover CQL Copy and how we can use it 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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