Percona Live 2017 Open Source Database Conference

April 24 - 27, 2017

Santa Clara, California

Living in Multiple Clouds with Apache Cassandra

Living in Multiple Clouds with Apache Cassandra

 27 April - 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM @ Room 209
Experience level: 
50 minutes conference
Other OSDB
Data in the Cloud


Cloud competition is heating up and the real winner is going to be you! Run your workloads wherever the price is right and avoid the dreaded cloud lock-in. The real trick is finding a way to co-exist in multiple clouds or even cloud and data center. Having a reliable and consistent data isn’t an easy problem to solve but I can show how to do it. Apache Cassandra was purpose built for the cloud with replication as a first principle and many organizations are finding near 100% uptime by deploying active-active architectures. Some of the things you’ll learn: - Learn how active-active can work for you - Migrating to more than one data center - Important settings when working in multiple data centers - Application considerations when running active-active


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Patrick McFadin

Chief Evangelist, DataStax


Patrick McFadin is one of the leading experts of Apache Cassandra and data modeling techniques. As the Chief Evangelist for Apache Cassandra and consultant for DataStax, he has helped build some of the largest and exciting deployments in production. Previous to DataStax, he was Chief Architect at Hobsons and an Oracle DBA/Developer for over 15 years.

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