What is Cassandra good for? by dataStax

Oscar Brito

http://www.datastax.com/dev/blog/what-cassandra-good

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  • fast read or write performance
  • the ability to add more machines as you need additional capacity
  • reliable cross-datacenter replication
"

"Every write is fast with Cassandra thanks to the log-structured storage design, and each write is persisted with a commit log. 
Cassandra is an excellent choice when downtime or data loss is unacceptable."



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