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From Erwin Karbasi <er...@optinity.com>
Subject Re: Cassandra book/tutorial
Date Mon, 28 Oct 2013 06:15:33 GMT
Thanks a lot to all for information.
I think so that all the current Cassandra are pretty old and outdated.
On Oct 28, 2013 6:51 AM, "Joe Stein" <cryptcom@gmail.com> wrote:

> Reading previous version's documentation and related information from that
> time in the past (like books) has value!  It helps to understand decisions
> that were made and changed and some that are still the same.... like
> Secondary Indexes which were introduced in 0.7 when
> http://www.amazon.com/Cassandra-Definitive-Guide-Eben-Hewitt/dp/1449390412came out back
in 2011.
>
> If you are really just getting started then I say go and start here
> http://www.planetcassandra.org/
>
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> On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 12:15 AM, ÐΞ€ρ@Ҝ (๏̯͡๏) <deepujain@gmail.com>wrote:
>
>> With lot of enthusiasm i started reading it. Its out-dated, error prone.
>> I could not even get Cassandra running from that book. Eventually i could
>> not get start with cassandra.
>>
>>
>> On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 9:41 AM, Joe Stein <cryptcom@gmail.com> wrote:
>>
>>> http://www.planetcassandra.org has a lot of great resources on it.
>>>
>>> Eben Hewitt's book is great, as are the other C* books like the High
>>> Performance Cookbook
>>> http://www.amazon.com/Cassandra-Performance-Cookbook-Edward-Capriolo/dp/1849515123
>>>
>>> I would recommend reading both of those books.  You can also read
>>> http://www.datastax.com/dev/blog/thrift-to-cql3 to help understandings.
>>>
>>> From there go with CQL http://cassandra.apache.org/doc/cql3/CQL.html
>>>
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>>>
>>> On Sun, Oct 27, 2013 at 11:58 PM, Mohan L <l.mohanphy@gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>>> And here also good intro: http://10kloc.wordpress.com/category/nosql-2/
>>>>
>>>> Thanks
>>>> Mohan L
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 8:02 AM, Danie Viljoen <davilj@gmail.com>wrote:
>>>>
>>>>> Not a book, but I think this is a good start:
>>>>> http://www.datastax.com/documentation/cassandra/2.0/webhelp/index.html
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> On Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 3:14 PM, Dave Brosius <
>>>>> dbrosius@mebigfatguy.com> wrote:
>>>>>
>>>>>>  Unfortunately, as tech books tend to be, it's quite a bit out of
>>>>>> date, at this point.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On 10/27/2013 09:54 PM, Mohan L wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> On Sun, Oct 27, 2013 at 9:57 PM, Erwin Karbasi <erwin@optinity.com>wrote:
>>>>>>
>>>>>>>   Hey Guys,
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>  What is the best book to learn Cassandra from scratch?
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>>  Thanks in advance,
>>>>>>>  Erwin
>>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Buy :
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Cassandra: The Definitive Guide By Eben Hewitt :
>>>>>> http://shop.oreilly.com/product/0636920010852.do
>>>>>>
>>>>>>  Thanks
>>>>>>  Mohan L
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>
>>>
>>
>>
>> --
>> Deepak
>>
>>
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