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Are you a developer tired of being let down by a database? Need scale & just cant get it? Old solutions are just that, OLD! This online introductory talk is perfect for those looking to migrate to, or build cloud-native applications with NoSQL technology & embrace the future of data driven applications.
We will help you understand the basics of building applications with Apache Cassandra. Using DataStax Astra, our autoscaling Cassandra-as-a-Service, you will get up & running in minutes. You'll leave our Intro to Cassandra session with a free-tier database spinning in the cloud, no credit card info required, along with an understanding of data modeling principles so you can be the NoSQL super hero.
- Fundamental NoSQL concepts with Apache Cassandra
- Why Cassandra & what it can do
- Spinning up a database in the cloud (you will be doing the spinning)
- Data modeling concepts in NoSQL Apache Cassandra to make cloud-native application development a breeze
- Where to go next to continue your learning
Speaker: David Gilardi, Developer Advocate - DataStax
David Gilardi is a Developer Advocate at DataStax who is a total nerd for distributed databases. He has over 20 years of relevant experience in programming, database administration, cloud, server/network monitoring, & analytics. Before his time at DataStax he was Senior Development Manager at Hobsons, an education services company, responsible for a flagship SaaS CRM product deployed on hybrid cloud using a combination of relational & NoSQL database technologies.