* 1. Who would you like to nominate to the DataStax MVP for Apache Cassandra™ Program?

Note: You can nominate others or yourself but employees of DataStax and Acunu are not eligible.

* 2. Is the nominee an active blogger?

* 3. Is the nominee an accomplished speaker? Has the nominee spoken at a Cassandra Summit or major Big Data related events?

4. If yes to Q3, please list the events.

* 5. Has the nominee put together a Meetup or are they planning to in the next 3 months?

* 6. Has the nominee contributed back to the open-source Apache Cassandra™ project? Have they submitted a bug or fixed an issue?

* 7. If approved, is the nominee willing and available to participate in MVP activities such as webinars, press and analytics briefings, speaking oppurtunities, and promotion of the individual as an MVP?

8. Is there anything else you feel you should provide about the nominee that supports their application for MVP?