About Connect Cassandra rules

Connect Cassandra rules support interactions between the Pega Platform and Apache Cassandra data stores by performing reading and writing operations on a single row identified by the unique row ID.

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Connect Cassandra rules are available in applications that have access to the functionality provided by the Pega-BigData ruleset.

Before you can connect to Apache Cassandra data store, upload the Cassandra client jars into the application container with the Pega Platform. You need different jars for particular versions of Apache Cassandra data store, so the jars are not in the Pega Platform database and they need to be uploaded.


Use the Application Explorer or the Connector Definitions & Simulations landing page to see Connect Cassandra rules in your application. Use the Records Explorer to list all Connect Cassandra rules that are available to you.

To access the Connector Definitions & Simulations landing page, select Configure > Integration > Connectors .


Connect Cassandra rules can be created directly in your application through right clicking the class and clicking Create > Integration-Connectors > Connect Cassandra.

Where referenced

Connect Cassandra rules can be referenced in activities.


Connect Cassandra rules belong to the Integration-Connectors category. A Connect Cassandra rule is an instance of the Rule-Connect-Cassandra rule type.