Glossary

Amazon Keyspaces

Amazon AWS Keyspaces is a fully managed, cloud-based database service that is designed to be scalable, fast, and highly available. It is based on Apache Cassandra, an open-source NoSQL database management system that is known for its ability to handle large amounts of data across multiple servers.

Keyspaces is designed to be easy to use and requires minimal setup and maintenance. It can be accessed using standard Cassandra Query Language (CQL) or through a number of available API libraries.

One of the key benefits of Keyspaces is its ability to scale horizontally, meaning that it can handle large amounts of data and traffic without the need to upgrade hardware or software. It is also highly available, with built-in replication and failover capabilities that ensure that data is always accessible and up-to-date.

Keyspaces also offers a range of features that make it suitable for a variety of use cases. For example, it supports real-time analytics, which allows organizations to analyze large amounts of data in real-time. It also offers strong security measures, including encryption at rest and in transit, as well as the ability to use AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM) to control access to data.