November 18th, 2013

Juan Valencia, Principal Engineer at ShareThis, presents on their real-world use of Apache Cassandra for high throughput and mission critical applications.


This presentation will cover how to set up your projects successfully by having a good data model, running Cassandra, and using the Hector Java client. There is also a Q&A session at the end of Juan’s presentation.


What You Will Learn from this Presentation:

• Real-World Use Case on ShareThis + Apache Cassandra

• Data Modeling with Apache Cassandra

• Using the Java Hector Client Library with Cassandra


About ShareThis

ShareThis has been running on Cassandra since version 0.6 and currently runs 4 Cassandra clusters, powering batch analytics, real-time analytics, a counter service, and a data lookup service.


South Bay Cassandra Users

Cassandra user living in the Bay Area? Check out the South Bay Cassandra Users group and RSVP to our upcoming meetups.