“We were also really impressed with the fact that no matter how hard we tried, we couldn’t break Cassandra…
it was just indestructible.”
-David Leimbrock, Co-Founder and CTO at Riptide IO
David Leimbrock Co-Founder and CTO at Riptide IO
Riptide IO is in the business of managing intelligent machines, which we define as “machines
HQ: San Antonio, TX
Cassandra powers Rackspace’s MyCloud, a control panel for managing cloud deployments, to provide Rackspace’s customers a highly available, real-time front-end; making use of Cassandra’s multi-datacenter replication, distributing a 15 node cluster across 3 regions.
Cassandra Version: 2.0.7
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“Servers can disappear at any moment…we need a way to ensure high availability.”
– Matt Mankins, CTO at Fast Company
Matt Mankins CTO at Fast Company
Fast Company covers business and innovation online and in a monthly print magazine. I’m the CTO.
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“Ultimately it was clear Cassandra was the right choice, given its proven scalability, its explicit design for the multi-datacenter use case, and its developer-friendly CQL model.”
– Darrell Burgan, Chief Architect at PeopleAnswers
Darrell Burgan Chief Architect at PeopleAnswers
Infor creates beautiful ERP software that businesses of a
“Cassandra is on average 8X more efficient than MySQL with the exact same writes… Switching to Cassandra was a big win for us.”
– Michael Nelson, Software Engineering Lead at AOL
Michael Nelson Software Engineering Lead at AOL
AOL does many things but mostly content generation, content value add (geotagging, entity tagging, personaliza
“Simplicity has helped us make nyt⨍aбrik global, reliable, fast, and efficient. It scales up and down on a minute’s notice to meet demand.”
– Michael Laing, Systems Architect at The New York Times
Michael Laing Systems Architect at The New York Times
The New York Times
The New York Times is the premier news organization and has a worldwide online pres
“Cassandra provides us with an easy to use backend and lets us focus on our implementation and features. “
– Andreas Wagner, Lead Developer at CumulusRDF
Andreas Wagner Lead Developer at CumulusRDF
I work at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) – a large technical university in Germany.
At the Knowledge Management research group we are a
“Simply put, on writes Cassandra outperformed the rest.”
– Viktor Trako, Senior Developer at Holiday Extras
Viktor Trako Senior Developer at Holiday Extras
Holiday Extras provides airport car parking, hotels, lounge, as well as a range of other add on products. Our goal is “Making Travel Easy”. I a
Read the Weather Channel’s updated use case.
“While I have years of experience using Cassandra with Thrift, my team was mostly new to it; CQL made their transition essentially painless.”
– Robbie Strickland, Software Development Manager at The Weather Channel
Robbie Strickland Software Development Manager at The Weather Channel