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NoSQL, Big Data, Polyglot Persistence… A New Era

I have recently stumbled on a couple posts from Martin Fowler related to a NoSQL Distilled joint book authoring effort. The book announcement excites me as I am looking forward to reading it for a several reasons. Primarily becauseĀ I have … Continue reading

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Geek Video: Building a Scalable Geospatial Database on top of Apache Cassandra

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Running Apache Cassandra 0.8.2 on Windows 7

I needed to get Apache Cassandra running locally on my Windows 7 box for development purposes. This post will cover what I did to get it running. Prepare the Run Time Environment Cassandra was developed in Java. This means that … Continue reading

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