Leveraging Metadata in No SQL Storage Systems

  title={Leveraging Metadata in No SQL Storage Systems},
  author={Ala' Alkhaldi and Indranil Gupta and Vaijayanth Raghavan and Mainak Ghosh},
  journal={2015 IEEE 8th International Conference on Cloud Computing},
NoSQL systems have grown in popularity for storing big data because these systems offer high availability, i.e., Operations with high throughput and low latency. However, metadata in these systems are handled today in ad-hoc ways. We present Wasef, a system that treats metadata in a NoSQL database system, as first-class citizens. Metadata may include information such as: operational history for a database table (e.g., Columns), placement information for ranges of keys, and operational logs for… CONTINUE READING


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