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From Mark Robson <mar...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Best Timestamp?
Date Wed, 26 May 2010 21:50:10 GMT
On 26 May 2010 22:42, Steven Haar <shaar@vintagesoftware.com> wrote:

> What is the best timestamp to use while using Cassandra with C#? I have
> been using DateTime.Now.Ticks, but I have seen others using different
> things.
>

The standard that most clients seem to use is epoch-microseconds, or
microseconds since midnight GMT 1/1/1970

The trick is to get all clients to use the same value, so it only ever
increases :)

Mark

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