First at all, it is backed by Netflix. They used it production for long time, so it is pretty solid. Also they have nice tool (Priam) which makes cassandra cloud (AWS) friendly. This is important for us.


On Wed, Nov 28, 2012 at 11:53 AM, Wei Zhu <> wrote:
We are using Hector now. What is the major advantage of astyanax over Hector?


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Sent: Wednesday, November 28, 2012 9:37 AM

Subject: Re: Java high-level client


On Tue, Nov 27, 2012 at 10:10 AM, Michael Kjellman <> wrote:
Netflix has a great client