Welcome to the another week of This Week in Cassandra! Cassandra is a distributed database offering linear scalability and high availability. In this post we’ll take a look at projects, blogs, events, jobs and JIRAs that are new to the Cassandra community. We’ll be discussing this post with Sebastian Estevez, Sales Engineer at DataStax and Tim Berglund, Global Director of Training at DataStax.
News and Blog Posts
- Cassandra at the Heart of Globo’s Live Streaming Platform by Alex Martins of Globo.com
- Netflix Billing Migration to AWS
- Cassandra Data Modeler by Sebastian Estevez of DataStax & Cassandra- 12054
- Video: Testing Apache Cassandra w/ Jepsen: How to Understand and Produce Safe Distributed Systems by Joel Knighton of DataStax
- Cassandra Physical Data Modeling by Adam Hutson of DataScale
- What’s New in Cassandra 3.0 – part 2 by Matija Gobec of SmartCat
- Nominations for 2016-2017 DataStax Cassandra MVP are open!
- Cassandra Summit 2016 registration is open!
- June 29th, 2016 (Santa Clara, CA): Data Modeling w/ Cassandra 3.0 and Beyond & Cassandra on Docker at Walmart Labs
- June 30th, 2016 (Sao Paulo, BR): Introduction to Cassandra @ Java One
Interesting Job Opportunities:
- Various Cassandra and Big Data Processing Opportunities – ProtectWise, Inc. Denver, CO
- Various Cassandra Opportunities – Netflix – Los Gatos, CA
- Software Engineering Manager – Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation- San Francisco, CA
- Senior Cassandra DBA – Choice Hotels – Phoenix, AZ
- Senior Software Engineer- PlayStation Video, San Francisco, CA
- Apache Cassandra Administrator – Oracle – Vienna, VA
- Software Engineering Intern: Cassandra – DataStax- Santa Clara, CA or Austin, TX
- Cassandra Consultant – The Last Pickle – Anywhere
- Senior Software Engineer, DevOps – The Weather Company
- Apache Cassandra Technical Evangelist – DataStax – Germany
Call For Papers:
We are always looking for the next big Cassandra expert to speak at a Meetup! Please fill in this form and tell us what you have in mind!
Connect with the Cassandra Community:
- An Introduction to Grip: We’ve found another way for you to meet Cassandra enthusiasts in your area or even in the same room as you! Download Grip on Android or from The Apple Store