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Netflix published a Cassandra scalability benchmark in 2011 that showed linear scalability as the number of nodes in the cluster was increased from 48 to 288 and over a million triple replicated writes per second. This talk will summarize a range of new benchmarks that take advantage of more powerful EC2 instances and improvements in Cassandra itself.
In this blog post, Adku presents the reasons that made them decide for Cassandra over HBase when they migrated from their MySQL database.
Yury Izrailevsky, Director of Cloud and Systems Infrastructure at Netflix, explains the reasons
behind the choice of three NoSQL tools: SimpleDB, Hadoop/HBase and Cassandra.
Using concepts from Amazon and Google, Cassandra is a prominent utility in the big data toolkit. This video goes over the current distributed database domain and compares the relational and NoSQL models. It contains a demo of Cassandra on Amazon EC2 and Cassandra integration with Hadoop MapReduce and Pig.
Watch this video on skillsmatter.com