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From Stack <st...@duboce.net>
Subject Re: HBase Table Split
Date Wed, 10 Aug 2011 07:14:06 GMT
There is quiet a bit on this topic in the book:
http://hbase.apache.org/book.html

Grep 'split'.

If that does not answer your question, please tell what is missing so
we can fix it.

St.Ack

On Tue, Aug 9, 2011 at 8:47 PM, Neerja Bhatnagar <neerjapub@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
>
> Can anyone please point me to a link that explains how HBase splits tables
> and regions. I am unable to find anything beyond this -
>
> Tables in HBase are initially created with one region by default. For bulk
> imports, this means that all clients will write to the same region until it
> is large enough to split and become distributed across the cluster.
>
> Cheers, Neerja
>

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