Getting Started with Amazon Keyspaces (for Apache Cassandra)


This tutorial provides step-by-step instructions on how to create keyspaces and tables in Amazon Keyspaces

Learn how to setup credentials for programmatic access to Amazon Keyspaces

Learn how to access Amazon Keyspaces by using your existing Cassandra drivers or cqlsh


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AWS re:Invent 2019 Launchpad | What's New in Databases

Learn how you can get started with Amazon Keyspaces with just a few clicks in the console or a few lines of code.

Running Apache Cassandra Workloads by Using Amazon Keyspaces

In this tech talk, you learn how Amazon Keyspaces (for Apache Cassandra), a scalable, highly available, and fully managed Cassandra-compatible database service, can help you use Cassandra more easily. We show you how to create new Cassandra resources in minutes, and dive deep on how the service works and how to migrate existing Cassandra workloads to Amazon Keyspaces.

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

In this talk, we dive deep on 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.

re:Invent 2019: Leadership session: AWS purpose-built databases

Learn about how customers are using AWS purpose-built databases to build some of the most scalable applications on the planet.

ApacheCon @Home 2020 - Advanced data modeling techniques for Cassandra

In this talk, we walk through advanced techniques and best practices for building highly scalable, fast, and robust data models. You learn how to model your data based on your queries and access patterns to ensure you have well-distributed data that enables your application to scale up as traffic grows.  

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