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An Overview and Comparison of Datastax Dependencies for Cassandra, Spark and Graph

If you like wrestling with dependencies and version incompatibility issues as much as I do, then this post is for you! This post arises out of a project requiring execution of Gremlin traversals using multiple query APIs, and from both a DSE Graph Analytics cluster and an external Spark cluster at the same time. What we found is that keeping all the different available DSE libraries straight wasn’t always easy. The goal of this blog post is to summarize what we learned from the project so that others can know which library to use and why, particularly when using Spark and Graph with Cassandra. We will look at seven libraries, including DSE Java Driver, OSS Unified Java Driver, dse-java-driver-graph, OSS Spark Cassandra Connector, DSE GraphFrames, BYOS, and dse-spark-dependencies.

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Aumundsen/DSE with Airflow cover slide

Data Engineer’s Lunch #36: Amundsen/DSE with Airflow

In Data Engineer’s Lunch #36 Amundsen/DSE with Airflow, we will discuss the integration of Amundsen with DSE and Airflow. 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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Apache Cassandra Lunch #56: Using Spark SQL Parquet Tables in DSEFS / DSE Analytics

In Apache Cassandra Lunch #56: Using Spark SQL Parquet Tables in DSEFS / DSE Analytics, we discuss using Spark Parquet tables in DSEFS and DSE Analytics. 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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