What is Cassandra?

Rubrik Datos IO GM, Tarun Thakur, discusses the fundamental differences in legacy relational databases and Apache Cassandra, an open source, distributed NoSQL database. He dives into the benefits of Cassandra, such as the ability to manage large amounts of structured data across many commodity servers while providing highly available service and no single point of failure.

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