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From Brian ONeill <b...@alumni.brown.edu>
Subject Re: Cassandra and Thrift on the Server Side
Date Tue, 25 Oct 2011 03:48:54 GMT
Peter Minearo <Peter.Minearo <at> Reardencommerce.com> writes:

> Thrift uses RPC, I was wondering if Cassandra uses Thrift on the server 
side to 
> handle the requests from the clients?  I know Thrift is used on the client 
> side, but what about the server side?   If this is true; is there a reason for 
> it?  Was a REST API with a JSON payload tried?  Are there any plans to 
> create a REST API for Cassandra?


We started work on an extension to Cassandra that would deliver a
REST layer. 

Check out:
http://tinyurl.com/3ktnc9f
http://code.google.com/a/apache-extras.org/p/virgil/

-brian




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