Category archives for Cassandra

Cassandra data consistency tuning

Cassandra data consistency tuning A great overview of Cassandra’s consistency tuning options for both reads and writes, by DataStax

Cassandra on Windows 8 (without DataStax)

In addition to other OS Cassandra’s binaries, for Windows DataStax provides an MSI installation and the ability to run as a service. If you want the basic binaries to run on Windows (like in the getting started page – http://wiki.apache.org/cassandra/GettingStarted), follow these simple steps: Java – as a prerequisite – (make sure JAVA_HOME is set) Download the tarball […]

Cassandra on Windows in 10 minutes!

DataStax provides several OS-specific cassandra distributions, including a simple Windows Installer that installs Cassandra and sets it to run as a service (some basic config might be needed)