Methods to enable MOB storage support
You can enable MOB storage support and configure the MOB threshold by using one of two different methods such as: configure options in the command line and invoke support parameters in a Java API.
If you do not specify a MOB size threshold, the default value of 100 KB is used.
While HBase enforces no maximum-size limit for a MOB column, generally the best practice for optimal performance is to limit the data size of each cell to 10 MB.
- hbase superuser privileges
- HFile version 3, which is the default format of HBase 0.98+.