Cassandra Course Content
Advantages and Usage of Cassandra
Introduction to Cassandra, its strengths and deployment areas
CAP Theorem and No SQL DataBase
Significance of NoSQL, RDBMS Replication, Key Challenges, types of NoSQL, benefits and drawbacks, salient features of NoSQL database. CAP Theorem, Consistency.
Cassandra fundamentals, Data model, Installation and setup
Installation, introduction to Cassandra, key concepts and deployment of non relational database, column-oriented database, Data Model – column, column family,
Token calculation, Configuration overview, Node tool, Validators, Comparators, Expiring column, QA
Summarization, node tool commands, cluster, Indexes, Cassandra & MapReduce, Installing Ops-center
How Cassandra modelling varies from Relational database modelling, Cassandra modelling steps, introduction to Time Series modelling, comparing Column family Vs. Super Column family, Counter column family, Partitioners, Partitioners strategies, Replication, Gossip protocols, Read operation, Consistency, Comparison
Multi Cluster setup
Creation of multi node cluster, node settings, Key and Row cache, System Key space, understanding of Read Operation, Cassandra Commands overview, VNodes, Column family
JSON, Hector client, AVRO, Thrift, JAVA code writing method, Hector tag
Datastax installation part,· Secondary index
Cassandra management, commands of node tool, MapReduce and Cassandra, Secondary index, Datastax Installation
Rules of Cassandra data modelling, increasing data writes, duplication, and reducing data reads, modelling data around queries, creating table for data queries
Deploying the IDE for Cassandra applications
Understanding the Java application creation methodology, learning key drivers, deploying the IDE for Cassandra applications,cluster connection and data query implementation
Learning about Node Tool Utility, cluster management using Command Line Interface, Cassandra management and monitoring via DataStax Ops Center.
Cassandra API and Summarization and Thrift
Cassandra client connectivity, connection pool internals, API, important features and concepts of Hector client, Thrift, JAVA code, Summarization.
Type : Deploying the IDE for Cassandra applicationsTopics : This project gives you a hands-on experience in installing and working with Apache Cassandra which is a high performance and extremely scalable database for distributed data with no single point of failure. You will deploy the Java Integrated Development Environment for running Cassandra, learn about the key drivers, work with Cassandra applications in a cluster setup and implement data querying techniques.