Lena presents “So You Want to Run Data-Intensive Systems on Kubernetes”

If you’re interested in running data-intensive systems (think Apache Cassandra, DataStax Enterprise, Kafka, Spark, Tensorflow, Elasticsearch, Redis, etc) in Kubernetes … More

Cassandra Datacenter & Racks

The last post in this series is Distributed Database Things to Know: Consistent Hashing. Let’s talk about the analogy of … More

DataStax Developer Days

Over the last week I had the privilege and adventure of coming out to Chicago and Dallas to teach about … More

Consistent Hashing

I wrote about consistent hashing in 2013 when I worked at Basho, when I had started a series called “Learning About Distributed Databases” and today I’m kicking that back off after a few years (ok, after 5 or so years!) with this post on consistent hashing.

As with Riak…

Strata, Ninjas, Distributed Data Day, and Graph Day Trip Recap

This last week was a helluva set of trips, conferences to attend, topics to discuss, and projects to move forward … More