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From Jonathan Ellis <jbel...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: usage
Date Mon, 28 Sep 2009 23:08:14 GMT
On Mon, Sep 28, 2009 at 5:04 PM, Michael Greene
<michael.greene@gmail.com> wrote:
> You must have been talking to the wrong developers.
>
> Facebook open-sourced Cassandra in early 2008.  In August 2008 they
> wrote about this publically, at
> http://www.new.facebook.com/note.php?note_id=24413138919 where they
> state:
> "First deployment of Cassandra system within Facebook was for the
> Inbox search system. The system currently stores TB’s of indexes
> across a cluster of 600+ cores and 120+ TB of disk space. Performance
> of the system has been well within our SLA requirements and more
> applications are in the pipeline to use the Cassandra system as their
> storage engine."

There's more from Facebook at
http://wiki.apache.org/cassandra/ArticlesAndPresentations. The NoSQL
video is the most recent.

-Jonathan

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