September 23, 2015

How Datagres Boosts Cassandra Performance

George Leopold

As enterprises embrace NoSQL and other emerging database technologies, they are encountering familiar teething problems as they attempt to scale out and deal with stress points like soaring costs for hardware like fast media storage.

In the thick of the enterprise shift to NoSQL is the Apache Cassandra database and leading platform vendor DataStax. Network partner Datagres, the file-level storage intelligence specialist, this week rolled out an automated tiered storage package for the DataStax enterprise implementation of Cassandra that leverages fast storage media like flash and SSDs. The goal is to boost database performance that is slowing as data volumes grow.

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