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Posts by Guy Shtub

Mar19

What’s New at Scylla University? March 2020 Update

Two new courses are available, Scylla Operations and Using Scylla Drivers! Plus you can now get official ScyllaDB certificates for the courses you completed! To see your certificates go to your profile page.

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Feb26

Golang and Scylla – Using the GoCQLX Package

We recently published a new lesson in Scylla University, using GoCQLX to interact with a Scylla cluster. This is a summary of the lesson. The GoCQLX package is an extension to the GoCQL driver. It improves developer productivity without sacrificing any performance. It’s inspired by sqlx, a tool for working with SQL databases, but it goes beyond what sqlx provides. For example: Builders for creating queries Support for named parameters in queries Support for binding parameters from struct fields, maps, or both Scanning query results into structs based on field names Convenient functions for common tasks such as loading a […]

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Feb11

Scylla Summit 2019 Training Day, a Recap

Our training day at last year’s Scylla Summit had our biggest classes to date. With having all the material available online at Scylla University, hands-on exercises and quiz questions, trainees were able to sharpen their Scylla and NoSQL skills.

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Oct22

What’s New at Scylla University? New Data Modeling Course, Certificates, Training Day

We’ve been busy creating more content for Scylla University and improving the platform. So, what’s new? Data modeling course, Certificates and Scylla Summit Training Day.

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Sep10

Scylla Summit 2019 Training Day

As part of the Scylla Summit 2019, we’re hosting a pre-summit training day on November 4th with tracks for everyone from novices to admins. Register now!

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Aug29

Scylla University Challenge Winners!

Out of the hundreds that participated in the Scylla University Challenge, we have 5 winners! Thanks to all the participants, the earth is saved!

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Jul31

Scylla University: Take the Challenge and Save the Planet!

Scylla University Promo

You’ve probably already heard about Scylla University. It’s our training resource center offering free courses you can take on-line at your own pace.All you need to do is register and start taking lessons.

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Feb27

Introducing Scylla University

Scylla University

So you’re thinking of running your applications with Scylla? You’ve probably heard it’s a lightning fast, self-optimizing, highly available Apache Cassandra drop-in replacement. Yet you may still have questions like: How do I upgrade from my current system? How many nodes do I need? How do I ensure that my data is consistent across the database? How should applications be written to maximize database performance? How do I scale up or scale out? To make it easier to find answers to these questions and many more, we have launched Scylla University. Anyone in your organization can now take advantage of […]

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