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Re: How many column families in one table ?
Short answer... As few as possible.

14 CF doesn't make too much sense.

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Mike Segel

On Jun 28, 2013, at 12:20 AM, Vimal Jain <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Hi,
> How many column families should be there in an hbase table ? Is there any
> performance issue in read/write if we have more column families ?
> I have designed one table with around 14 column families in it with each
> having on average 6 qualifiers.
> Is it a good design ?
>
> --
> Thanks and Regards,
> Vimal Jain
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