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From Ran Tavory <>
Subject Re: Performance Issues
Date Tue, 13 Jul 2010 17:17:03 GMT
Since you're using hector hector-users@ is a good place to be, so
user@cassandra to bcc

operateWithFailover is one stop before sending the request over the network
and waiting, so it makes lots of sense that a significant part of the
application is spent in it.

On Tue, Jul 13, 2010 at 6:22 PM, Samuru Jackson <> wrote:

> Hi,
> I have set up a ring with a couple of servers and wanted to run some
> stress tests.
> Unfortunately, there is some kind of bottleneck at the client side.
> I'm using Hector and Cassandra 0.6.1.
> The subsequent profile results are based on a small Java program that
> inserts sequentially records, with a couple of columns, into Cassandra
> (no-multithreading or something that increases the stress). The nodes
> are not too busy while inserting the records (approx. 20%-25% CPU
> utilization).
> Log-Level is on Info and I don't see any exception flying around. The
> client has also registered all available node IPs.
> According to my Profiler
> operateWithFailover(me.prettyprint.cassandra.service.Operation)
> consumes ~86% of the execution time and further down the hierarchy the
> method executeAndSetResult(org.apache.cassandra.thrift.Cassandra$Client)
> ist responsible for ~73%.
> I'm inserting the columns one-by-one is such way:
> ColumnPath cp = new ColumnPath(colFamilyName);
> cp.setColumn(bytes(colName));
> cp.setSuper_column(bytes(superColName));
> keySpace.insert(key, cp, value.getBytes());
> Can anyone point me out in what I could look into to resolve this issue?
> /SJ

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