It's a column whose content represents a distributed counter.

http://wiki.apache.org/cassandra/Counters

On Mon, Jun 13, 2011 at 8:29 AM, Sijie YANG <iyangsj@gmail.com> wrote:
Hi, All

I am newbie to cassandra. I have a simple question but don't find any clear answer by searching google: 
What's the meaning of counter column in Cassandra? 

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