Joe Stump | 29 Mar 19:58 2010

Re: How reliable is cassandra?

On Mar 29, 2010, at 11:55 AM, Eric Hauser wrote:

> Does the information is the below link about Cassandra and replication over WAN have any merit or is it just FUD?

I can attest Cassandra works fine over inter-DC connections. We have ~20 nodes spread across three Amazon
"Availability Zones". I know Digg is doing bi-coastal Cassandra as well without issues.

Cassandra was specifically built to work well over WAN / intermittently failing connections / setups.