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Developer Training with Apache Cassandra - Washington DC


Monday, November 12, 2012 at 9:00 AM - Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 5:00 PM (EST)

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Developer Training with Apache Cassandra

Training Summary

This two day training course focuses on the data modeling in Apache Cassandra. Many people are drawn to Apache Cassandra for performance, high availability, and tunable consistency. What is not recognized is that there are many design patterns that can be applied to modeling data in Apache Cassandra that can lead to powerful applications that solve some very interesting use cases. This course will cover some of the most common use cases and demonstrate how complex problems can be solved in Apache Cassandra by taking advantage of they way Cassandra stores data.

Training Outline

Cassandra Schema

      Elements of Data Modeling in Apache Cassandra


      Column Families

      Column Families


      Data Types

      Validation Types

      Columns and SuperColumns

      Data References / Surrogate Keys


      The Thrift API

      Thrift API Features


      Languages and Clients


The Read and Write Path

      How data is stored in Cassandra

      What are Log Structured Merge Trees?

      Why should you care?

      The Read Path

      The Write Path

Cassandra Internals

      Introduction to Indexing in Cassandra




      Primary Indexes and Partitioners

      Secondary Indexes

Custom Indexes

      Overview of Custom Indexes

      Using Custom Indexes for Sorted Lists



      Duplicate Entries

      Multiple Sort

      Indexing data with wide rows

      Composite Columns

Cassandra Use Cases


      AB Testing with Cassandra

      Logging to Cassandra

      Modeling Time Series Data

      Composite Columns

Analytics with Cassandra

      Introduction to Hadoop


      Introduction to DSE, or Cassandra + Hadoop

      Running WordCount on Cassandra

      Portfolio Demo Overiew

      Pig with Cassandra

Search with Cassandra

      Wikipedia Demo

      Log Search Demo

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When & Where

MicroTek, Washington DC (Vermont @ "I" Street)
1101 Vermont Ave NW
Washington, DC 20005

Monday, November 12, 2012 at 9:00 AM - Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 5:00 PM (EST)

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Our mission is to help you with all of your Cassandra needs so you can focus on your core business. Contact us with your questions.

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