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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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NoSQL Databases Part 2 - CAP Theorem

Data Engineer’s Lunch #14: NoSQL Databases Part 2 – CAP Theorem

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #14: NoSQL Databases Part 2 – Cap Theorem, we discuss the CAP theorem; as well as, ACID vs BASE. 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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Data Engineer’s Lunch #8: SQL Databases 2

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #8: SQL Databases part 2, we continued our discussion of relational concepts, popular SQL databases, and advantages and disadvantages. 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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What is DataStax?

DataStax is a database platform, that uses Apache Cassandra, which is built for the performance and availability demands of Web, Mobile, and IoT applications. It gives enterprises a secure always-on database that remains operationally simple when scaled in a single datacenter or across multiple data centers and clouds.

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Cassandra vs Databases

What is Apache Cassandra? Why should I care about it? Is it a better option for business than other databases? These are the types of questions we aim to convince you to add Cassandra to your business practice.

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