detailed article about CEPTH — [client] parts of Cepth were recently accepted into the mainline linux kernel
Archive for the 'distributed' Category
collection of links to notes and papers about DHT [Distributed Hash Tables] implementation and various related topics.
Article covers SCALE8x presentation from Ronald Minnich /Scandia Nat. Labs/ about issues involved running large scale networks [ >10M nodes ] . Article contains a lot of useful links, recommended reading.
Blog pots shows and explains how to implement simple queue system on top of memcached
Second Life notes about Message Queue Systems
seems to a rare thing: a message queue server, running as a native code
writeup on yahoo PTUNS (distributed database ). Also, see the original paper if you are interested.
comparative review of different DHT scalable systems
fully-distributed network file system (fully = no separate meta-data servers ). Supports data redundancy (data can be stripped/mirrored across several nodes), supposed to be high performance. supports encryption and can be embedded in app server (i….
notes about how skype uses partitioning to scale database level,