You might become a victim of RS hotspotting, since the cutomerIDs will
be sequential(I assume). To keep things simple Hbase puts all the rows with
similar keys to the same RS. But, it becomes a bottleneck in the long run
as all the data keeps on going to the same region.
On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 3:53 PM, Ramasubramanian Narayanan <
[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Thanks! Can we have the customer number as the RowKey for the customer
> (client) master table? Please help in educating me on the advantage and
> disadvantage of having customer number as the Row key...
> Also SCD2 we may need to implement in that table.. will it work if I have
> like that?
> SCD2 is not needed instead we can achieve the same by increasing the
> version number that it will hold?
> pls suggest...
> On Mon, Nov 26, 2012 at 1:10 PM, Li, Min <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > When 1 cf need to do split, other 599 cfs will split at the same time. So
> > many fragments will be produced when you use so many column families.
> > Actually, many cfs can be merge to only one cf with specific tags in
> > rowkey. For example, rowkey of customer address can be uid+'AD', and
> > customer profile can be uid+'PR'.
> > Min
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Ramasubramanian Narayanan [mailto:
> > [EMAIL PROTECTED]]
> > Sent: Monday, November 26, 2012 3:05 PM
> > To: [EMAIL PROTECTED]
> > Subject: Expert suggestion needed to create table in Hbase - Banking
> > Hi,
> > I have a requirement of physicalising the logical model... I have a
> > client model which has 600+ entities...
> > Need suggestion how to go about physicalising it...
> > I have few other doubts :
> > 1) Whether is it good to create a single table for all the 600+
> > 2) To have different column families for different groups or can it be
> > under a single column family? For example, customer address can we have
> > a different column family?
> > Please help on this..
> > regards,
> > Rams