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From Colin Vipurs <>
Subject Re: cassandra as session store
Date Tue, 01 Feb 2011 18:34:24 GMT
Wouldn't something like Redis be a better fit than Cassandra?

On Tue, Feb 1, 2011 at 6:16 PM, Tong Zhu <> wrote:
> If it is a really session data, which will be active for a short time, a few hours, and
it is OK to lose them, memcached is a better solution. I were using it when I was in Yahoo.
> Tong
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> For completeness:
> I guess your approach does make sense, one only wishes that the servlet in
> question did more work for you. If I read correctly, Django can cache
> sessions transparently in memcached. So memcached mecomes your Session
> Management System. Is it better or worse than Cassandra? My feeling is that
> it's probably faster and easier to set up.
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Maybe she awoke to see the roommate's boyfriend swinging from the
chandelier wearing a boar's head.

Something which you, I, and everyone else would call "Tuesday", of course.

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