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From Dan Di Spaltro <dan.dispal...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: TechCrunch article on Twitter and Cassandra
Date Sat, 10 Jul 2010 17:47:52 GMT
This sounds more like high-throughput external analytics, aka they
will know all the queries consumers will use.  This isn't for internal
analytics.

On Sat, Jul 10, 2010 at 10:33 AM, Marty Greenia <martygreenia@gmail.com> wrote:
> It almost seems counter-intuitive. For analytics, you'd think they'd want a
> database that supports more sophisticated query functionality (sql). Whereas
> for everyday tweet storage, something fast and high-throughput (cassandra)
> makes sense.
>
> I'd be curious to here the details as well.
>
> On Sat, Jul 10, 2010 at 10:25 AM, S Ahmed <sahmed1020@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>> Nice link.
>> From what I understood, they are not using it to store tweets but rather
>> will use mysql?  I wish they went into more detail as to why...
>>
>> On Sat, Jul 10, 2010 at 1:25 AM, Kochheiser,Todd W - TOK-DITT-1
>> <twkochheiser@bpa.gov> wrote:
>>>
>>> A good read.
>>>
>>> http://techcrunch.com/2010/07/09/twitter-analytics-mysql/
>>>
>>> Todd
>
>



-- 
Dan Di Spaltro

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