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Cassandra Connector overview

You can use Cassandra Connector to connect to a Cassandra database from Data Integration. Use Cassandra Connector to read data from or write data to column families in a Cassandra keyspace. You can use a Cassandra table as a source and as a target in mapping tasks and mappings.
Cassandra Connector supports Cassandra Query Language (CQL) to write queries to the Cassandra database. When you run a task or mapping, the Secure Agent uses the Simba Cassandra JDBC driver to connect to Cassandra. The Simba Cassandra JDBC driver can create virtual tables to normalize data in Cassandra collections, such as a list, set, or map.
You can use Cassandra Connector in the following scenarios: