Cassandra - problems, issues, worries
Normally I “live” in .NET environment. That is, my work is usually related to .NET environment and most popular libraries associated with it. Some time ago, I started to work with Cassandra. Google it. Popular. Superb. Advanced. Supreme. Design for speed and resilience. Used by some big players. That sort of impression you will get. Therefore, just few days after meeting Cassandra I’ve had an eye opener.
From my perspective, when I switched from .NET and start to develop solution based on Cassandra, it hit me. Cassandra is very rare specie. Developers who knows it - are more like extinct developers. Therefore online materials or help which you can get is way more limited than it is for .NET.
The most popular website for asking for help or advice is StackOverflow, for programmers. Just to give you a feeling, how .NET tag is more popular than Cassandra tag look at this: