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Understanding the CAP Theorem

A distributed system (generally running in a datacenter) consists of some large number of servers (nodes) running very similar code, sharing data and talking to each other. Compared to a non-distributed system (everything happening on just one computer), distributed systems have the potential to handle much heavier workloads and to continue to perform well in spite of individual nodes going down. Read More

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What Data Center Downtime Looks Like

What could possibly go wrong? We’ve all heard it a million times when someone is trying to pass off the possible repercussions. But what about data centers? Holders of the world’s knowledge and cat pictures, data centers are home to some of the biggest names and brands that we use in our every day lives. Read More

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