Jonathan Ellis

Jonathan Ellis
CTO, DataStax

Website | @spyced

Jonathan is CTO and co-founder at DataStax (formerly Riptano). Prior to DataStax, Jonathan worked extensively with Apache Cassandra while employed at Racksace. Prior to Rackspace, Jonathan built a multi-petabyte, scalable storage system based on Reed-Solomon encoding for backup provider Mozy. In addition to his work with DataStax, Jonathan is project chair of Apache Cassandra.


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Brisk is an open-source Hadoop and Hive distro that utilizes Cassandra for its core services. Brisk provides integrated Hadoop MapReduce, Hive and job and task tracking, while providing an HDFS-compatible storage layer powered by Cassandra. By accelerating the time between data creation and analysis with DataStax’ Brisk, users experience greater reliability, simpler deployment and lower TCO. Read more.