fastest way to load data?

Sean Cribbs sean at
Sun Jul 11 11:54:08 EDT 2010

Yes, protobuffs is the fastest interface, but you can also use Python (for which the PBC was originally written), Java, or Ruby.


More officially supported clients will be getting the PBC option in the near future.

Sean Cribbs <sean at>
Developer Advocate
Basho Technologies, Inc.

On Jul 11, 2010, at 11:48 AM, Wilson MacGyver wrote:

> There are various riak clients out there right now.
> Some official, some not. Most are http REST based.
> as far as I know, the erlang native client is the only prototocol buffer
> based version.
> I remember hearing that protocol buffer version is about 10x faster
> than HTTP.
> so if I want to bulk load a lot of data, is using erlang client the fastest
> way?
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