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From "Anthony Ikeda" <>
Subject Some questions about using Cassandra
Date Wed, 16 Jun 2010 00:49:02 GMT
We are currently looking at a distributed database option and so far
Cassandra ticks all the boxes. However, I still have some questions.


Is there any need for archiving of Cassandra and what backup options are
available? As it is a no-data-loss system I'm guessing archiving is not
exactly relevant.


Is there any concept of Listeners such that when data is added to
Cassandra we can fire off another process to do something with that
data? E.g. create a copy in a secondary database for Business
Intelligence reports? Send the data to an LDAP server?



Anthony Ikeda

Java Analyst/Programmer

Cardlink Services Limited

Level 4, 3 Rider Boulevard

Rhodes NSW 2138


Web: | Tel: + 61 2 9646 9221 | Fax: + 61 2 9646 9283



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