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From Віталій Тимчишин <>
Subject Re: is it bad to have lots of column families?
Date Thu, 05 Jan 2012 16:39:20 GMT
2012/1/5 Michael Cetrulo <>

> in a traditional database it's not a good a idea to have hundreds of
> tables but is it also bad to have hundreds of column families in cassandra?
> thank you.

As far as I can see, this may raise memory requirements for you, since you
need to have index/bloom filter for each column family in memory.

Best regards,
 Vitalii Tymchyshyn

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