Amazon Keyspaces (for Apache Cassandra) resources


Amazon Keyspaces Developer Guide >>
Provides a conceptual overview of Amazon Keyspaces and instructions for using the service's features with both the AWS Management Console and the AWS CLI.

CQL Language Reference >>
Describes in detail Cassandra Query Language (CQL) for Amazon Keyspaces. Provides basic syntax, options, and usage examples that you can use as a quick reference when building your applications.

Developer tools and sample code

Amazon Keyspaces examples >>
A collection of sample code for Amazon Keyspaces.

AWS authentication plugins for Cassandra drivers >>
Driver plugins you can use to manage access to Amazon Keyspaces by using AWS IAM users and roles.

Amazon Keyspaces Developer Toolkit >>
A Docker image for common tooling for Amazon Keyspaces.

AWS CloudFormation templates for setting up Amazon CloudWatch metrics >>
CloudFormation templates to help you set up CloudWatch metrics dashboards for Amazon Keyspaces.


In these videos, Amazon Keyspaces experts show you how to use Keyspaces, from getting started to developing data models.

ApacheCon @Home 2020 – Reimagining Cassandra authentication using short-term credentials

Learn how AWS designed and built an open-source authentication plugin for Cassandra drivers that enables developers to use short-term credentials for access management instead of hard-coding credentials in their application code.

Running Apache Cassandra workloads by using Amazon Keyspaces

Learn how to create new Cassandra resources in minutes, and dive deep on how to migrate existing Cassandra workloads to Amazon Keyspaces by using cqlsh.

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Amazon Keyspaces Modernization and Modeling >>
Watch Amazon Keyspaces experts as they show how to create keyspaces and tables, model data, and work with keyspaces, rows, and queries.

Demos for Devs - Episode 9: Amazon Keyspaces >>
Amazon Keyspaces Software Development Manager Steve Mayszak gives a tour of Keyspaces data models in NoSQL Workbench. He also answers questions from customers about using Keyspaces.

Scaling data with Amazon Keyspaces, Episode 1 | Serverless concepts for Cassandra developers >>
The Amazon Keyspaces team explains Keyspaces serverless concepts for Cassandra developers,  such as how Keyspaces scales storage and read/write capacity for tables automatically.

Scaling data with Amazon Keyspaces, Episode 2 | Optimizing Cassandra drivers for Keyspaces >>
Learn how to optimize and tune your Cassandra driver settings for Keyspaces to maximize throughput and performance. 

Scaling data with Amazon Keyspaces, Episode 3 | Tools for Keyspaces >>
See a demonstration of how to create a data model for a serverless application by using NoSQL Workbench and how to optimize connections between AWS Lambda and Amazon Keyspaces.

Scaling data with Amazon Keyspaces, Episode 4 | Multitenant microservices >>
Learn how Amazon Keyspaces helps you design and build multi-tenant microservices architecture.

Scaling data with Amazon Keyspaces, Episode 5 | Using developer tooling and monitoring with Amazon Keyspaces >>
Learn how the Keyspaces developer toolkit helps you monitor performance of Keyspaces resources and manage Cassandra Query Language shell (cqlsh) access to Keyspaces by using AWS IAM users and roles.

Scaling data with Amazon Keyspaces, Episode 6 | How uses Amazon Keyspaces to accelerate development of its Cassandra workloads >>
Learn how Keyspaces has helped use Cassandra from day one for a new application without the overhead of self-managing a cluster.

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