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Editorial information provided by DB-EnginesNameCassandraDescriptionWide column store based on ideas from BigTable and DynamoDB Optimized for write accessMain database modelWide column storeDB-Engines ranking measures the popularity of database management systemsTrend chartScore111.81Rank #11 Overall#1 Wide column storeswebsitecassandra.apache.orgTechnical foundation documentationcassandra.apache.org/doc/latestDeveloperApache Software Apache top-level project, originally developed by FacebookInitial version2008Current version4.1.0, December 2022Commercial or open source licenseOpen source Apache version 2Cloud-based only Only available as a cloud serviceDBaaS offerings (sponsored links) Database as a ServiceDBaaS Offer Providers, please contact us to be listed.
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- Aiven for Apache Cassandra: Fully managed open source NoSQL database specifically designed to be highly available, efficient, and scalable.
Apache Cassandra is the leading NoSQL distributed database management system, well suited for hybrid and multi-cloud environments. It powers many of today’s modern enterprise applications by delivering continuous availability, high scalability and performance, robust security, and operational simplicity, while reducing overall cost of ownership.
- No single point of failure guarantees 100% availability.
- Operational simplicity for the lowest total cost of ownership
- Best-in-class scalability and performance of NoSQL platforms.
Internet of Things (IOT) application scenarios, fraud detection applications, recommendation engines, product catalogs and playlists and messaging applications.
Key customers Apple, Netflix, Uber, ING,,
Intuit,Fidelity, NY Times, Outbrain, BazaarVoice, Best Buy, Comcast, eBay, Hulu, Sky, Pearson Education, Walmart, Microsoft, Macy’s, McDonalds, Macquarie Bank.
Market Metrics Cassandra is used by 40% of Fortune 100 companies.
Licensing models and pricing
- Apache license
- for commercial distributions provided by DataStax and available upon request.
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