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.