Date-Tiered Compaction in Apache Cassandra

For my master’s thesis, I developed and benchmarked an Apache Cassandra compaction strategy optimized for time series. The result, the Date-Tiered Compaction Strategy (DTCS), has recently been included in upstream Cassandra. We now use it in production at Spotify. Marcus Eriksson has written another blog post about this feature on the DataStax Developer Blog. What […]