No to MYSQL: How to use Cassandra with R and RCasandra versus Hadoop and HBase

(Last Updated On: May 18, 2012)
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No to MYSQL: How to use Cassandra with R and RCasandra versus Hadoop and HBase

MYSQL looked good but can get pricey. Cassandra is true free open source and Twitter uses it!

HBase vs Cassandra: why we moved

Learn more on how I proceed with this with R as part of my high frequency trading:

Lucky me, I get a strange issue with RCassandra, Hmmm…probably a stupid thing but please comment if anyone has any ideas. Thanks

This could be a potential workaround but let me try for another day:

Big Analytics with R, Cassandra, and Hive




NOTE I now post my TRADING ALERTS into my personal FACEBOOK ACCOUNT and TWITTER. Don't worry as I don't post stupid cat videos or what I eat!
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