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From sridhar basam <>
Subject Re: Using Cassandra to store files
Date Fri, 04 Feb 2011 18:00:43 GMT
For the  number of file the OP has why not just use a traditional filesystem
and solr to index the pdf data. You get to search inside of the files for
relevant information?


On Fri, Feb 4, 2011 at 12:47 PM, buddhasystem <> wrote:

> Even when storage is in NFS, Cassandra can still be quite useful as a file
> catalog. Your physical storage can change, move etc. Therefore, it's a good
> idea to provide mapping of logical names to physical store points (which in
> fact can be many). This is a standard technique used in mass storage.
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