Thanks Ben. I’ve just been trying to nail this down – it’s difficult knowing if you are getting it right when it feels like you’re going backwards.

 

Anthony

 

 

From: Benjamin Black [mailto:b@b3k.us]
Sent: Tuesday, 29 June 2010 1:00 PM
To: user@cassandra.apache.org
Subject: Re: Understanding SuperColumns

 

On Sun, Jun 27, 2010 at 7:36 PM, Anthony Ikeda <Anthony.Ikeda@cardlink.com.au> wrote:

Say my query is: Get all Work addresses in New York and the address owner. Steps to get the data would be:

 

 

If this is the query you want to run, then you probably just want to put the owner in the index with the address.  If you want to be able to ask any arbitrary combination of things in your query, then, yes, you do the denormalization dance and reassemble things from a variety of indices.

 

 

b


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