Choosing the appropriate hardware for DataStax Enterprise depends on selecting the right balance of memory, CPU, disks, number of nodes, and network.
Capacity planning for DSE Search
Using a discovery process to develop a DSE Search capacity plan to ensure sufficient memory resources.
Estimating partition size
Determining how much data your DataStax Enterprise partitions can hold.
Estimating disk capacity
Determining how much data your DataStax Enterprise nodes can hold.
Implementation or design patterns that are ineffective and/or counterproductive in DataStax Enterprise production installations. Correct patterns are suggested in most cases.
Amazon EC2 planning
Information about deploying a production DataStax Enterprise cluster on Amazon EC2.
Tests to ensure that your cluster's memory, CPU, disks, number of nodes, and network settings meet your business needs.