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lecture: Cassandra - an introduction

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Built mostly in Java, Cassandra is a powerful open source NoSQL database, based on the model of partitioned row store. This talk will provide general uses cases, Cassandra architecture, benefits, tools and integration with existing Java applications.

Topics
- Cassandra - brief history
- Architecture, use cases and benefits
- Coordination
- Replication
- Keyspaces
- Column Families
- Data Model - Oder By, Secondary Indexes, UUID and Timestamps
- Insert, Update, Delete
- Counters
- Write Path
- Read Path