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From Ertio Lew <>
Subject Re: Using cassandra at minimal expenditures
Date Wed, 29 Feb 2012 07:05:51 GMT
Thanks, I think I don't need high consistency(as per my app requirements)
so I might be fine with CL.ONE instead of quorum, so I think  I'm probably
going to be ok with a 2 node cluster initially..

Could you guys also recommend some minimum memory to start with ? Of course
that would depend on my workload as well, but that's why I am asking for
the min

On Wed, Feb 29, 2012 at 7:40 AM, Maki Watanabe <>wrote:

> > If you run your service with 2 node and RF=2, your data will be
> replicated but
> > your service will not be redundant. ( You can't stop both of nodes )
> If your service doesn't need strong consistency ( allow cassandra returns
> "old" data after write, and possible write lost ), you can use CL=ONE
> for read and write
> to keep availability.
> maki

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