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From Sandeep Tata <>
Subject Re: Data model names, reloaded
Date Mon, 24 Aug 2009 19:35:29 GMT
> terminology.  Cassandra is fundamentally a different model than the
> relational one everyone knows and loves.  That's the root of the
> problem with understanding Cassandra: the concepts.  The labels you
> attach to those, not so much.

I have to agree with this.

Docs & tutorials that highlight the differences from relational
modeling are probably going to be *far* more useful than changes to
names (in the API or in the code).

IMHO articles like
will be far more useful than a name change, and perhaps no
simpler/easier after a name change.

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