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From Jeremy Hanna <jeremy.hanna1...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: REST API?
Date Tue, 11 Oct 2011 02:06:53 GMT
Brian,

If you end up doing something with the rest api and making it available/open source, please
post again either here or on the user list.  I think others would be interested and may contribute
to it.

Cheers,

Jeremy

On Oct 10, 2011, at 8:42 PM, Brian O'Neill wrote:

> Thanks Gary. Perfect.  Checking it out now.
> 
> Performance isn't much of a concern for us through the REST interface.  We
> are using the Hadoop/PIG integration to do the heavy lifting.  This will be
> mostly for reads and small number of writes.
> 
> I'll definitely give this a try.  Thanks again.  I'll let you know how it
> turns out.
> 
> -brian
> 
> On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 9:35 PM, Gary Dusbabek <gdusbabek@gmail.com> wrote:
> 
>> It turns out that it is pretty easy (or it was a year ago) to replace
>> the native Cassandra transport with your own.  I wrote about it on my
>> blog (http://www.onemanclapping.org/2010/09/restful-cassandra.html),
>> using REST as an example.
>> 
>> 
>> On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 20:12, Brian O'Neill <bone@alumni.brown.edu>
>> wrote:
>>> My team desperately needs a REST API for Cassandra.
>>> 
>>> I saw the following:
>>> http://code.google.com/p/restish/
>>> from
>>> 
>> http://crlog.info/2011/01/29/restish-wrapper-for-hectorcassandra-data-manipulation/
>>> 
>>> But it appears to have little activity and documentation.
>>> 
>>> That lead me to start work on a contrib/rest module, but before I get to
>> far
>>> I wanted to ask if there was any effort underway for a REST Server/API.
>>> If not, I'll continue developing the REST server.  Any preference for a
>> REST
>>> stack?  (JAX-RS on Apache-CXF?  Raw Servlets? Netty? etc.)
>>> 
>>> Until I hear back, I'll continue with the JAX-RS / Apache CXF
>> implementation
>>> I have cooking.
>>> 
>>> -brian
>>> 
>>> --
>>> Brian ONeill
>>> Lead Architect, Health Market Science (http://healthmarketscience.com)
>>> mobile:215.588.6024
>>> blog: http://weblogs.java.net/blog/boneill42/
>>> blog: http://brianoneill.blogspot.com/
>>> 
>> 
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> Brian ONeill
> Lead Architect, Health Market Science (http://healthmarketscience.com)
> mobile:215.588.6024
> blog: http://weblogs.java.net/blog/boneill42/
> blog: http://brianoneill.blogspot.com/


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