Domain Modeling Around Deletes or “Using Cassandra as a queue even when you know better”

added by Paul Wheeler
10/21/2014 12:29:47 PM

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Delete heavy workloads have a number of pretty serious issues when it comes to using a distributed database. Unfortunately one of the most common delete heavy workloads and the most common desired use case for Cassandra is to use it as a global queue. This blog post is aimed at addressing the queue anti-pattern primarily, but could be modeled for other delete heavy use cases.