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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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MLflow and Spark

Data Engineer’s Lunch #11: MLFlow and Spark

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #11: MLFlow and Spark, we discussed using MLFlow, a machine learning management tool, with Apache Spark. This acts both as a continuation of a previous series on Apache Spark Companion Technologies and one of our data engineer’s lunch events. 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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Data Engineer’s Lunch #10: NoSQL – Part 1

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #10: NoSQL – Part 1, we discussed NoSQL datastores. Specifically, we discussed different types of key-value stores. 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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Data Engineer’s Lunch #9: Open Source & Cloud Data Catalogs

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #9: Open Source & Cloud Data Catalogs, we discussed data catalogs, which help users keep track of data. 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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