Next Meetup

Apache Cassandra 4.0 Preview
• 6:30 - Food and Social Time (Serving up food from Pimento, Authentic Jamaican Kitchen) • 7:00 - Lightning Talks (Open to all) • Following - Main Presentation Title: Apache Cassandra 4.0 Preview With Cassandra 4.0 recently entering a "Feature Freeze" now is a good time to preview what features and improvements are coming in the next major release of Cassandra. This talk will give a peek at upcoming features, including: • Audit and Query Logging • New CQL capabilities • System Views (Virtual Tables) • Transient Replication • JDK 11 support and a discussion around new Garbage Collectors (ZGC, Shenandoah) Finally, we will also overview architectural improvements and changes that users should be aware of. This will include but is not limited to: tooling, repairs, streaming, materialized views, and upgrades. About the Presenter: Andy Tolbert is a Software Engineer at DataStax on the Drivers and Tools team where his focus is on supporting the DataStax Java and Node.js drivers for Apache Cassandra. He earned a BS in Computer Science from Winona State University and resides in Rochester, Minnesota.

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The Apache Cassandra™ Project develops a highly scalable second-generation distributed database, bringing together Dynamo's fully distributed design and Bigtable's ColumnFamily-based data model. This Apache Cassandra™ User Group is a highly awesome meetup group, bringing together cool people to talk about our favorite NoSQL implementation, Apache Cassandra™.

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