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From "B. Todd Burruss" <bto...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Replication factor and performance questions
Date Sat, 10 Nov 2012 17:35:58 GMT
@oleg, to answer your last question a cassandra node should never ask
another node for information it doesn't have.  it uses the key and the
partitioner to determine where the data is located before ever
contacting another node.

On Mon, Nov 5, 2012 at 9:45 AM, Andrey Ilinykh <ailinykh@gmail.com> wrote:
> You will have one extra hop. Not big deal, actually. And many client
> libraries (astyanax for example) are token aware, so they are smart
> enough to call the right node.
>
> On Mon, Nov 5, 2012 at 9:12 AM, Oleg Dulin <oleg.dulin@gmail.com> wrote:
>> Should be all under 400Gig on each.
>>
>> My question is -- is there additional overhead with replicas making requests
>> to one another for keys they don't have ? how much of an overhead is that ?
>>
>>
>> On 2012-11-05 17:00:37 +0000, Michael Kjellman said:
>>
>>> Rule of thumb is to try to keep nodes under 400GB.
>>> Compactions/Repairs/Move operations etc become a nightmare otherwise. How
>>> much data do you expect to have on each node? Also depends on caches,
>>> bloom filters etc
>>>
>>> On 11/5/12 8:57 AM, "Oleg Dulin" <oleg.dulin@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> I have 4 nodes at my disposal.
>>>>
>>>> I can configure them like this:
>>>>
>>>> 1) RF=1, each node has 25% of the data. On random-reads, how big is the
>>>> performance penalty if a node needs to look for data on another replica
>>>> ?
>>>>
>>>> 2) RF=2, each node has 50% of the data. Same question ?
>>>>
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> --
>>>> Regards,
>>>> Oleg Dulin
>>>> NYC Java Big Data Engineer
>>>> http://www.olegdulin.com/
>>>>
>>>>
>>>
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>>
>>
>> --
>> Regards,
>> Oleg Dulin
>> NYC Java Big Data Engineer
>> http://www.olegdulin.com/
>>
>>

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