DataStax And Databricks Stack Bricks Of Data

Adrian Bridgwater | Open Source Insider | May 8, 2014

Apache Cassandra company DataStax is snuggling up with Databricks. The partnership is designed to deliver open source code back to the Apache Spark and Apache Cassandra communities to ensure that developers always have the best tools.

This is the database industry's first partnership to integrate Spark and Cassandra. The claim here rests around an assertion that DataStax and Databricks cloud deliver faster analytics to users of both open source technologies.

Also headlining as part of this news is a claimed "industry-first" integration of open-source technologies to help companies like Ooyala, Health Market Science and Pearson Education with their personalised online customer channels...