Bulk ETL from Hadoop to Cassandra

Cassandra’s distributed architecture enables a high write throughput compared to other NoSQL and SQL database systems. Most benchmarks focus on incremental writes, but data can also be efficiently ingested by Cassandra in bulk. Bulk loading is an attractive option when ... Read More »

Anatomy of a Test Plan

Some organizations do not proceed with a project until they have an agreed-upon test plan. Some organizations write them along the way. And some organizations never get around to thinking about them at all. To start, let’s talk about what ... Read More »

Running a Selenium Grid using Docker and Compose

As an engineer who’s responsible for maintaining an automated testing system for continuous integration, building it and making it reliable can be a challenging and time-consuming venture – but one that ultimately pays off. Conductor Searchlight, Conductor’s content intelligence platform, ... Read More »