Apache Cassandra is a popular open-source NoSQL database used at companies known for their large-scale operations, such as CERN and Instagram.
Designed to handle large volumes of data across commodity servers, Cassandra benefits from being containerized. In fact, it is one of the most popular images in the DockerHub with over 10 million pulls.
- Deploy a multi-node Cassandra cluster across availability zones using StatefulSets
- Failover a Cassandra pod between AWS availability zones
- Take application-consistent snapshots for testing, upgrades, and backups
- Conduct common storage operations like volume resizing, encryption, and more