Cask Blog

Tephra: A Transaction engine for HBase – moves to Apache Incubation!

Cask Data Application Platform (CDAP) simplifies Big Data application development by abstracting many of Hadoop’s complexities and enabling developers to use familiar skills. We found that one of the best ways to simplify distributed programs is to have exactly-once processing semantics. Having exactly-once processing makes it easy to reason about the state of the system … Read more

Countdown to HBaseCon 2015

Conference season is in full swing, and we at Cask could not be more excited about the upcoming HBaseCon 2015 on May 7th in San Francisco!  This is the fourth annual Apache HBase™ community conference, and a chance for us to share the latest developments from our open source Cask Data Application Platform (CDAP).  While … Read more

HBaseCon: Moving Beyond the Core to Address Availability & Usability

Please note: Continuuity is now known as Cask, and Continuuity Reactor is now known as the Cask Data Application Platform (CDAP). We just wrapped HBaseCon 2014, the annual event for Apache HBase™ contributors, developers, and users. As in years past, this is one of the most technical conferences that we attend, and it’s really focused … Read more