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From Robert Coli <rc...@eventbrite.com>
Subject Re: hardware sizing for cassandra
Date Tue, 09 Sep 2014 21:12:45 GMT
On Tue, Sep 9, 2014 at 1:07 PM, Rahul Neelakantan <rahul@rahul.be> wrote:

> Why not more than 32gb of RAM/node?
>

Because RAM is expensive and the JVM heap is limited to 8gb. While you do
get benefit out of using extra RAM as page cache, it's often not cost
efficient to do so.

=Rob

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