Instaclustr Fully Managed Apache Cassandra 4.0 GA
September 23, 2021
offers Cassandra as its flagship NoSQL database solution, alongside
complementary solutions that include Apache Kafka, the Open Distro
for Elasticsearch, PostgreSQL, and Redis.
Benefits of Apache Cassandra 4.0 managed by Instaclustr include:
Enterprise Stability and Availability: Cassandra 4.0 has undergone the most extensive testing of any release since the database’s inception, and Instaclustr has developed an extensive array of performance and functional tests to ensure the highest levels of stability.
Enterprise Security: Instaclustr Managed Cassandra is SOC 2 and PCI-DSS compliant.
Monitoring and Alerting: Instaclustr’s extensive monitoring framework on its managed platform means customers do not need to build their own. Cassandra 4.0 also makes additional database metrics available through the shell via virtual tables.
Cloud Flexibility: Customers can use their choice of cloud provider, with options to run in their own provider account, or through Instaclustr.
SLAs: Instaclustr offers SLAs up to 100%.
24x7 Expert Support: Instaclustr customers have 24x7 access to Cassandra technical support, who bring extensive expertise managing large-scale distributed systems. This level of support is available to both managed platform users as well as support customers.
4.0 is the most tested, mature, and feature-rich release of
Cassandra we’ve seen – we’ve already upgraded our own infrastructure
to use it,” said Ben Slater, Chief Product Officer, Instaclustr.
“The Cassandra community put an immense amount of effort into 4.0,
and it shows. We’re excited to provide Cassandra 4.0 in its 100%
open source version to our user base, and deliver these gains in
performance, scalability, and security with no changes to our
Managed Cassandra pricing.”