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Love Cassandra? Love REST?
Wish you could have both at the same time?
Now you can.
After much discussion
I'm happy to announce the birth of a new project, Virgil. The project
will provide a GUI and a services layer on top of Cassandra, exposing
data and services via REST.
Virgil already has a REST layer for
CRUD operations against keyspaces, column families, and data. We hope
to quickly add Pig/Hadoop support via REST as well as a thin,
How can you help nurture the baby?
Head over to Apache Extras,http://code.google.com/a/apache-extras.org/p/virgil/
Star the project, and then get involved.Grab the source code
and give it a try
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