Production deployment planning 

Resources for deployment planning and recommendations for deployment.

For guidance in planning a DataStax Enterprise cluster, see Planning a cluster deployment in the Cassandra documentation. The Cassandra documentation includes information about:
  • Spinning disks versus SSDs
  • Memory and CPU recommendations
  • Disk space
  • Data size
  • Network requirements
  • RAID
  • Data size
  • Anti-patterns

The following resources and guidelines are also recommended: