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From Andrey Ilinykh <ailin...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Cassandra: Key-value or Column?
Date Wed, 29 Mar 2017 03:01:28 GMT
yes, cassandra is a key-value. you can think about it as a wide row storage
( row key, column key) -> value

On Tue, Mar 28, 2017 at 10:19 AM, Les Hartzman <lhartzman@gmail.com> wrote:

> I was doing some research on different NoSQL DBs and found this article at
> Datastax, https://academy.datastax.com/planet-cassandra/what-is-nosql
>
> In it it states that Cassandra is a key-value store and not a column
> (wide-column) store. So my question is why? Is the document in error or is
> there some subtlety that I'm missing?
>
> Thanks.
>
> Les
>
>

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