Twitter currently runs a couple hundred Cassandra nodes across a half dozen clusters. These span a variety of workloads– from time series to data, to low latency, high throughput key/value. Each workload has led the team to new techniques for operating Cassandra at scale. Chris Goffinet, an engineer at Twitter and Cassandra committer, will be sharing some of the most interesting ones. For those of you interested in Cassandra and operations, this is a must-attend talk.
by Erik Onnen
11th July 2011