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From horschi <>
Subject Re: MySQL Cluster performing faster than Cassandra cluster on single table
Date Tue, 16 Apr 2013 20:05:07 GMT
Ah, I see, that makes sense. Have you got a source for the storing of
> hundreds of gigabytes? And does Cassandra not store anything in memory?
It stores bloom filters and index-samples in memory. But they are much
smaller than the actual data and they can be configured.

> Yeah, my dataset is small at the moment - perhaps I should have chosen
> something larger for the work I'm doing (University dissertation), however,
> it is far too late to change now!
On paper mysql-cluster looks great. But in daily use its not as nice as
Cassandra (where you have machines dying, networks splitting, etc.).


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