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From Benjamin>
Subject Re: Beginner Assumptions
Date Sun, 13 Jun 2010 23:55:16 GMT
On Sun, Jun 13, 2010 at 3:08 PM, Mark Robson <> wrote:
> Range queries I think make them less useful,

Not to my knowledge.

> but only work if you're using
> OrderPreservingPartitioner. The OPP comes with its own caveats - your nodes
> are likely to become badly unbalanced, particularly if you use time-based
> keys.

I am aware of the need for careful token selection and cluster
management.  You can mitigate much of the problem using randomized
keys, in effect emulating RP.  My question stands.


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