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From Ajay <>
Subject Re: Counter Column
Date Sat, 27 Dec 2014 13:08:55 GMT

I went through some articles which mentioned that the client to pass the
timestamp for insert and update. Is that anyway we can avoid it and
Cassandra assume the current time of the server?

On Dec 26, 2014 10:50 PM, "Eric Stevens" <> wrote:

> Timestamps are timezone independent.  This is a property of timestamps,
> not a property of Cassandra. A given moment is the same timestamp
> everywhere in the world.  To display this in a human readable form, you
> then need to know what timezone you're attempting to represent the
> timestamp as, this is the information necessary to convert it to local time.
> On Fri, Dec 26, 2014 at 2:05 AM, Ajay <> wrote:
>> Hi,
>> If the nodes of Cassandra ring are in different timezone, could it affect
>> the counter column as it depends on the timestamp?
>> Thanks
>> Ajay

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