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AWS Managed Apache Cassandra Service

Why Should you Care About Amazon Managed Apache Cassandra Service?

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Last week at re:Invent 2019, AWS CEO Andy Jassy announced the launch of the preview for the new Amazon Managed Apache Cassandra service (MCS).  But what exactly is it, and why should you care? Apache Cassandra is a free, datacenter scale No SQL database, originally designed by Facebook engineers to power the Facebook Inbox Search feature, and then later open sourced by Facebook.  Apache Cassandra is designed to manage huge datasets across commodity server clusters, providing high availability with no single points… Read More »Why Should you Care About Amazon Managed Apache Cassandra Service?