Get started with Aiven for Apache Cassandra®#
The first step in using Aiven for Apache Cassandra® is to create a service. You can do so either using the Aiven Web Console or the Aiven CLI.
Create an Aiven for Apache Cassandra® service using the Aiven web console#
Log in to the Aiven web console.
Follow these instructions to create a new Cassandra® service.
Once the service is ready, the status changes to Running. This typically takes a couple of minutes, depending on your selected cloud provider and region.
Create an Aiven for Apache Cassandra® service using the Aiven CLI#
If you prefer launching a new service from the CLI, Aiven CLI includes a command for doing so.
In order to launch a service, decide on the service plan, cloud provider, and region you want to run your service on. Then run the following command to create a Cassandra® service named
avn service create demo-cassandra \ --service-type cassandra \ --cloud CLOUD_AND_REGION \ --plan PLAN \ --project PROJECT_NAME
See the full list of default flags using the
avn service create -h command. Additionally, there are some type-specific options, which you can see executing the
avn service types -v command.