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DataStax

DataStax is a strong advocate of the open-source Apache Cassandra. DataStax is responsible for the highly available, scalable NoSQL database built on top of Apache-Cassandra. DataStax in itself consists of many different services incorporated to form the data management ecosystem. All these are built for easy data management across different organizations, to help the deployment of infrastructures to production less time consuming, and ultimately easier, and to help developers develop, and manage data platforms easily.

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Open Source Data Catalog Overview: CKAN

In this blog post, the first in a series about Open Source Data Catalogs, we will be talking about an Open Source Data Catalog known as CKAN. We will be going over what the main idea of CKAN is, what kinds of technologies make up CKAN, ways to install CKAN, and then go over installing CKAN using the package installation method along with some hurdles we ran into while doing so. Then, we will discuss a few optional features of CKAN such as its FileStore and DataStore, and then talk about ways of adding data to CKAN. Finally we conclude with some ending thoughts and conclusions on CKAN from the perspective of a short dive into it.

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Cover slide for the NoSQL part 3: data store types webinar

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 #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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