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past as prelude

Cassandra was a daughter of King Priam of Troy, and sister to that troublesome idiot Paris. A famous hotty herself, she caught the godly eye of Apollo, who gifted her with prophecy (being himself of the oracular bent) before attempting to get jiggy with her. 553 more words

Random Thoughts

Apache Software Foundation as a standards body

For many Apache is synonymous to the Apache HTTP server, which is the backbone for serving the web pages. But, there is much more to Apache. 246 more words

Apache Software

Cassandra Monitoring with Grafana & InfluxDB (Using Dockers)

What is Cassandra ?

Apache Cassandra is a free and open-source distributed database management system designed to handle large amounts of data across many commodity servers, providing high availability with no single point of failure. 1,397 more words


Cassandra tips

Use short column names

Column names take space in each cell, and if you use a big clustering key, it will be copied all over your clustered cells. 1,021 more words

Apollo's Woman

Apollo’s Woman is a one-act verse-play depicting the home-coming of Agamemnon at the end of the Trojan War with all the looted treasure he has managed to pack into his ship, and his special prize, the captive princess Cassandra of Troy. 806 more words

My Poems

Grandma's poison arum lily

Today I went to the supermarket to buy milk and came home with a calla lily. I did not think twice. As soon as I saw it, I picked it up and put it in my trolley because it reminded me of my grandmother. 231 more words

Sporadic Gardening