Calculate the Size of a Cassandra Table

May 5, 2017 by Chris Sherman

A Cassandra data store is made up of a collection of Column Families often referred to as tables. Within each table is a collection of columns. These columns consist of a combination of metadata and data.

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Designing a Cassandra Data Model

April 26, 2017 by Chris Sherman

Cassandra is an open source, distributed database. It’s useful for managing large quantities of data across multiple data centers as well as the cloud.

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