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The current master and 0.7.0 branches will work with Apache Cassandra 0.7.0-x. Current releases on the downloads section should be cosidered production ready. You should always choose the most recent release.
Hector is a high level Java client for Apache Cassandra.
Apache Cassandra is a highly available column oriented database:
Hector is the greatest warrior in the greek mythology, Troy's builder and brother of Cassandra
This client provides:
o high level, simple object oriented interface to cassandra
o failover behavior on the client side
o connection pooling for improved performance and scalability
o JMX conters for monitoring and management
o configurable and extensible load balancing
o complete encapsulation of the underlying Thrift API and structs
o automatic retry of downed hosts
o a type-safe approach to dealing with Apache Cassandra's data model
Detailed documentation of Hector features and usage can be found in PDF form hosted by Riptano:
The work was initially inspired by but has taken off to different directions since.
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