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From Sonny Heer <sonnyh...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: client.get_count query
Date Thu, 11 Mar 2010 20:58:29 GMT
a lot.  In the trillions (where each column name stores the valuable
information and column values are empty).  I read somewhere that
column size should be in the single MB digits.  Storing it in the key
allows true horizontal scalability.  Is this true?

On Thu, Mar 11, 2010 at 11:59 AM, Eric Evans <eevans@rackspace.com> wrote:
> On Thu, 2010-03-11 at 11:44 -0800, Sonny Heer wrote:
>> Thanks.  Are there plans to implement a row count feature?
>
> Not that I'm aware of.
>
>> I have a model which doesn't store any columns since I could
>> potentially have a large # of columns.  So all the valuable
>> information has been moved into the row key.
>
> This doesn't sound right; either there is a problem with your datamodel,
> or your choice of datastore. How many columns are we talking about here?
>
> --
> Eric Evans
> eevans@rackspace.com
>
>

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