How to Install Cassandra v3.11.1 on CentOS 6.x

In this blog, we will explain how to Install Cassandra v3.11.1 on CentOS 6.x. Apache Cassandra is a NoSQL database intended for storing large amounts of data in a decentralized, highly available cluster. Pre-requisite Check Java version if it is already installed: [root@Sks-cluster-linux ~]# java -version java version “1.8.0_151” Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_151-b12) Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (build 25.151-b12, mixed mode) [root@Sks-cluster-linux ~]# ¬†Install Java 8 $ sudo yum install java-1.8.0-openjdk Create cassandra.repo file, so that you can install from yum command: [root@Sks-cluster-linux ~]# cat /etc/yum.repos.d/cassandra.repo [cassandra] name=Apache Cassandra baseurl=https://www.apache.org/dist/cassandra/redhat/311x/ gpgcheck=0 enabled = 1 repo_gpgcheck=0 gpgkey=https://www.apache.org/dist/Cassandra/KEYS...

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