DataStax Enterprise PHP Driver

A driver built specifically for the DataStax Enterprise (DSE). It builds on the DataStax PHP driver for Apache Cassandra and includes specific features for DSE.

This software can be used solely with DataStax Enterprise. See the License section below.

Note: DataStax products do not support big-endian systems.

Getting the Driver

Binary versions of the driver, available for multiple operating systems and multiple versions of PHP, can be obtained from our download server. The source code is made available via GitHub.


DSE v5.0+

DSE v5.1+


This driver works exclusively with DataStax Enterprise. The current version works with:

  • DataStax Enterprise 4.7, 4.8, 5.0 and 5.1+
  • PHP 5.6, PHP 7.0, and PHP 7.1
    • 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64)
    • Thread safe (TS) and non-thread safe (NTS)
  • Compilers: GCC 4.1.2+, Clang 3.4+, and MSVC 2010/2012/2013/2015


Getting Help

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The driver includes several examples in the features directory.


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