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From Brandon Williams <dri...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Is Cassandra a document based DB?
Date Mon, 01 Mar 2010 12:41:50 GMT
On Mon, Mar 1, 2010 at 5:34 AM, HHB <hubaghdadi@yahoo.ca> wrote:

>
> What are the advantages/disadvantages of Cassandra over HBase?
>

Ease of setup: all nodes are the same.

No single point of failure: all nodes are the same.

Speed: http://www.brianfrankcooper.net/pubs/ycsb-v4.pdf

Richer model: supercolumns.

Multi-datacenter awareness.

There are likely other things I'm forgetting, but those stand out for me.

-Brandon

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