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From Paulo Motta <pauloricard...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Storing videos in cassandra
Date Mon, 14 Nov 2016 18:57:36 GMT
For the record, there is an interesting use case of globo.com using
Cassandra to store video payload and stream live video at scale (in
particular, the FIFA World Cup + Olympics), but it's a pretty
non-conventional/advanced use case:
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https://leandromoreira.com.br/2015/04/26/fifa-2014-world-cup-live-stream-architecture/
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https://www.javacodegeeks.com/2016/06/cassandra-heart-globos-live-streaming-platform.html

2016-11-14 16:56 GMT-02:00 Benjamin Roth <benjamin.roth@jaumo.com>:

> Some time ago, I stumbled across this: https://github.com/
> chrislusf/seaweedfs
> It is an open source implementation of Facebooks Haystack design. Have no
> experience yet but we will evaluate it as a blob-store to replace our
> Mogile-FS installation which stores over one billion images. From my point
> of view it looks very promising and probably much more resource-friendly
> for this use case.
>
> Maybe that helps ...
>
> 2016-11-14 19:52 GMT+01:00 Jon Haddad <jonathan.haddad@gmail.com>:
>
>> While Cassandra *can* be used this way, I don’t recommend it.  It’s going
>> to be far cheaper and easier to maintain to store data in an Object store
>> like S3, like Oskar recommended.
>>
>> > On Nov 14, 2016, at 10:16 AM, list@airstreamcomm.net wrote:
>> >
>> > We store videos and files in Cassandra by chunking them into small
>> portions and saving them as blobs.  As for video you could track the file
>> byte offset of each chunk and request the relevant pieces when scrubbing to
>> a particular portion of the video.
>> >
>> >> On Nov 14, 2016, at 11:02 AM, raghavendra vutti <
>> raghu9raghavendra@gmail.com> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> Hi,
>> >>
>> >> Just wanted to know How does hulu or netflix store videos in cassandra.
>> >>
>> >> Do they just use references to the video files in the form of URL's
>> and store in the DB??
>> >>
>> >> could someone please me on this.
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> Thanks,
>> >> Raghavendra.
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