Comcast builds the ‘Future of Awesome’ using Apache Cassandra
Date(s) - May 6, 2014
Time -
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Dynamic. Scale to any size. Always-on.

Comcast has redefined the way television is delivered with the X1 cloud-based platform. 

To ensure uptime and performance at scale, they chose Apache Cassandra over traditional technologies like Oracle to transform TV into an interactive, integrated experience.

Join the webinar, and you’ll learn:

◦ How Comcast architected its NEW application and the X1 platform

◦ Why legacy relational databases simply didn’t work

◦ How only Cassandra delivers the super-dynamic, always-on customer experience
Boris Wolf, Senior Software Architect, Comcast

Boris has over 10 years of startup experience in the Bay Area. He is working at Comcast Silicon Valley (CSV) where he enjoys architecting distributed backend systems that scale to millions of users. Among other things, Boris is technical lead for CMB, an Open Source high-throughput message bus built on Cassandra and Redis.

Christian Hasker, Senior Marketing Director, DataStax

Christian heads up Product Marketing and Cassandra Community Outreach for DataStax. He has more than 15 years’ experience with database technology, having held roles at startups and large enterprises in sales, product marketing and product management. He has been involved with NoSQL technologies since 2009, when he incubated products for emerging databases at Quest Software.