NoSQL Benchmarks NoSQL use cases NoSQL Videos NoSQL Hybrid Solutions NoSQL Presentations Big Data Hadoop MapReduce Pig Hive Flume Oozie Sqoop HDFS ZooKeeper Cascading Cascalog BigTable Cassandra HBase Hypertable Couchbase CouchDB MongoDB OrientDB RavenDB Jackrabbit Terrastore Amazon DynamoDB Redis Riak Project Voldemort Tokyo Cabinet Kyoto Cabinet memcached Amazon SimpleDB Datomic MemcacheDB M/DB GT.M Amazon Dynamo Dynomite Mnesia Yahoo! PNUTS/Sherpa Neo4j InfoGrid Sones GraphDB InfiniteGraph AllegroGraph MarkLogic Clustrix CouchDB Case Studies MongoDB Case Studies NoSQL at Adobe NoSQL at Facebook NoSQL at Twitter



Cassandra 1.1 Released: What’s New

There are a lot of interesting new features and improvements in the newly released Cassandra 1.1 version to cover them all here, but here’s the gist of them:

  1. Schema improvements
    1. Support for compound keys
    2. Concurrent schema changes
  2. A new version of Cassandra Query Language (CQL3) supporting compound keys and wide rows
  3. Better and easier tuning of the key and row caches
  4. Support for per-table hybrid storage —mixing SSDs and spinning disks

This DataStax’s blog entry provides links to more details about all these features and the others I haven’t enumerated above.

Original title and link: Cassandra 1.1 Released: What’s New (NoSQL database©myNoSQL)