Recommended production settings

Recommended settings for Linux platforms on DataStax Enterprise.

YAML and configuration properties

Information on how to configure DataStax Enterprise using the cassandra.yaml, dse.yaml,, and files.

Configuring snitches for cloud providers

Information about the Ec2Snitch, Ec2MultiRegionSnitch, GoogleCloudSnitch, and CloudstackSnitch.

DataStax Enterprise start-up parameters

Switches to change the JVM settings at start up.

Choosing a compaction strategy

How to choose the best compaction strategy.

Using multiple network interfaces

Steps for configuring DataStax Enterprise for multiple network interfaces or when using different regions in cloud implementations.

Configuring gossip settings

Using the cassandra.yaml file to configure gossip.

Configuring the heap dump directory

Analyzing the heap dump file can help troubleshoot memory problems.

Configuring Virtual Nodes

Topics about setting up and enabling virtual nodes (vnodes).

Logging configuration

Topics about changing logging locations, setting logging levels, archiving logs, and CDC logging.

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