Apache Cassandra is an open space distributed database management system designed to handle large amounts of data across many commodity servers, providing high availability with no single point of failure. Apache Cassandra offers robust support for cluster spanning multiple data centers with asynchronous masterless replication allowing low latency operation for clients.
In a nutshell: Cassandra offers unprecedented speed, flexibility, and power, evolved from work at Google, Amazon, and Facebook, Cassandra is used by leading company such as Disney, IBM, The New York Times, Hulu, Spotify, and Twitter.
Highly Available and Scalable Distributed Database
Apache Cassandra is a distributed database that delivers the high availability, performance, and linear scalability today most demanding applications require. It offers operational simplicity and effortless replication across cloud service providers, data centers, and geographies and it can handle petabytes of information and thousands of concurrent operations per second across hybrid cloud environment.
Datastax commitment to open Source Cassandra
From inception, Cassandra has been the premier distributed database on the market, and here at DataStax, we remain committed to continuing that legacy, Datastax offers production certified Cassandra distributions plus 24x7x365 expert support to ensure all Cassandra users can make the most of this powerful database.