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Re: Hbase heap size
On Fri, Jan 18, 2013 at 3:24 AM, lars hofhansl <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> - The largest useful region size is 20G (at least that is the current
> common tribal knowledge).
>

I'm using much larger region size (~200 GB) and it's not a real problem if
you're controlling compactions ; am I right ? It allows a strong reduction
of number of regions, and thus less memstores, smoother flushes, etc. Of
course, as usual it might depends on your workload but can perfectly fit
some needs IHMO.

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