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Are the replication strategy and replication factor always required when creating a keyspace?

While creating Keyspace is the replication startegy and replication factor always required ?

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Erick Ramirez answered ·

Yes, both the replication strategy and replication factor are required when creating a keyspace.

Just like the keyspace name, the replication map is mandatory in the CQL CREATE KEYSPACE command. Cheers!

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