Hi Robert,

Can you shed some more light (or point towards some other resource) that why you think built-in Secondary Indexes should not be used easily or without much consideration? Thanks.


On Thu, Aug 1, 2013 at 3:53 PM, Robert Coli <rcoli@eventbrite.com> wrote:
On Thu, Aug 1, 2013 at 12:49 PM, Gareth Collins <gareth.o.collins@gmail.com> wrote:
Would this be correct? Just making sure I understand how to best use
secondary indexes in Cassandra with time series data.

In general unless you ABSOLUTELY NEED the one unique feature of built-in Secondary Indexes (atomic update of base row and index) you should just use a normal column family for secondary index cases.