Companies running their applications on Apache Cassandra have realized benefits which have directly improved their business. Cassandra is capable of handling all of the big data challenges that might arise: massive scalability, an always on architecture, high performance, strong security, and ease of management, to name a few. Learn about how businesses have successfully deployed Apache Cassandra in their environments based on various types of applications and use cases.
GoDaddy uses Cassandra as their transaction logging data store on 32 nodes across two data centers thanks to the built-in replication features and scalability with an eye on deploying as a shared enterprise resource.
Hailo has leveraged Cassandra to build one of the most successful startups in European history. This presentation looks at how Hailo grew from a simple MySQL-backed infrastructure to a resilient Cassandra-backed system running in three data centers globally.
Hulu's mission is to help people find and enjoy the world's premium video content when, where and how they want it. With over 4 million paying Hulu Plus subscribers and approximately 30 million monthly unique viewers Hulu turned to Cassandra as a persistent data store where all writes are made.
MetaBroadcast processes broadcast industry metadata at a rate of 500 content changes / second to several TB of data and migrated from MySQL to MongoDB and finally to Apache Cassandra in their datacenters.
Netflix moved from Oracle to Cassandra to store 95% of their data because it provides no single points of failure and offers superior scalability and availability of one of the largest cloud platforms in the world.
Sky broadcasting made the switch from Oracle to Cassandra in order to resolve customer shopping cart experience issues related due to performance and scalability. The decision to move to Cassandra was an easy one.
Software Projects Internet marketing and web development platform relies on Apache Cassandra as their primary datastore running on 200 nodes in two geographic regions and driving over $1 billion in e-commerce transactions.
Spotify’s streaming music web service had to move off of PostgreSQL to Apache Cassandra in their data centers to handle the more than 50TB of compressed data based on superior scalability and availability.
Bazaarvoice, a SaaS company enabling customer-powered marketing, deployed Apache Cassandra over MySQL, MongoDB and HBase based on multi-data center support, the masterless architecture, ease of administration.
Eassou chose Cassandra as their primary NoSQL solution over MongoDB and HBase for their mobile device search technology and applications running on clusters between 72 and 200 nodes due to availability, scalability and performance needs.
Infor, the third largest ERP software company's PeopleAnswers, is a science-based talent management platform that improves the hiring processes. PeopleAnswers is backed by Apache Cassandra to recommend the right candidates, and meet the always on demand of a global company.
Outbrain helps people discover the most interesting, relevant and trusted content out there. In use in companies like CNN, Fox News, and other premium publishers Outbrain pushes out 90 billion recommendations on over 10 billion page views per month with a reach of 86% of the online US population.
Wize Commerce deployed Cassandra on as many as 250 nodes across multiple data centers after an exhaustive evaluation process thanks to the ability to handle massive data loads, superior read/write performance at scale and high availability.
Stores data patterns and matches them to user-defined queries.
Barracuda Networks, a leader in security, application delivery and data protection, were not able to adequately monitor customer threats in real-time with MySQL and moved to Cassandra for the scalability and availability benefits.
eBay also uses Apache Cassandra through DataStax Enterprise for many time-series use cases in which processing high-volume, real-time data is a foremost priority. These include mobile notification logging and tracking (every time eBay sends a notification to a mobile phone or device it is logged in Cassandra) and fraud detection.
The New York Times is the premier news organization, with a worldwide presence. Their latest chat system is using Apache Cassandra as a cache layer to support their systems and services, client and partner devices, and breaking news alerts.