DataStax Astra Developer Hub

Welcome to the DataStax Astra Developer Hub. You'll find comprehensive guides and documentation to help you start working with DataStax Astra as quickly as possible. Use the included APIs to create, modify, and terminate databases, and interact with the databases you create. Let's do it!

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Astra REST API

Astra has a REST API that allows you to create tables and query your table data.

The DataStax Astra REST API allows you to perform standard CRUD operations on your data using a simple, cross-language interface.

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Note

If you haven't already, create a databasedatabase - A group of distributed instances for storing data. Each paid Astra database has at least three instances. using DataStax Astra.

We'll show you how to:

  1. Generate an authorization token
  2. Create a table in your keyspace
  3. Add rows to your table
  4. Retrieve rows from your table
  5. Update rows in your table
  6. Delete rows in your table

To view the API Reference, see DataStax Astra Data API.

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What's Next

Generate an authorization token to use for connecting to your database.

Generating an authorization token

Astra REST API


Astra has a REST API that allows you to create tables and query your table data.

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