As more and more data is being collected everywhere from pretty much
everything a user does, such as transactions activities, social
11 replies - 4933 views - 02/28/12 by Ricky Ho in Articles
My first book, Writing and Querying MapReduce Views in CouchDB, was published by O’Reilly Media some time ago. It is a short and concise ebook
0 replies - 4178 views - 11/29/11 by Bradley Holt in Articles
Abstract: Gridgain is
software middleware that unifies compute and data grid capabilities
to provide a framework for building high performance...
0 replies - 3170 views - 11/14/11 by Turik Campbell in Articles
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Map/Reduce model is very good in processing large amount of data in
parallel. It provides a general partitioning mechanism (based on the
1 replies - 9493 views - 11/23/10 by Ricky Ho in News
A new survey on Hadoop suggests that companies using the Apache project's utilities (which include Hadoop Commons, ZooKeeper, HDFS, Hive, MapReduce, etc.) are...
0 replies - 9272 views - 10/21/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Articles
Looking back after 2.5 years since my
previous post on scalable system design techniques, I've observed
an emergence of a set of commonly used design...
2 replies - 20570 views - 10/18/10 by Ricky Ho in News
Recently in a number of
"scalability discussion meeting", I've seen the following pattern coming
up repeatedly ... To make your app scalable,...
2 replies - 13011 views - 10/12/10 by Ricky Ho in News
The nearly finished 5.5 version
of MySQL is at the release candidate stage this week. The 5.5 version
now uses InnoDB by default instead of the old...
0 replies - 18222 views - 09/21/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose
Once common feature in Social Network site is to recommend people
connection. e.g. "People you may know" from Linkedin. The basic idea
1 replies - 7864 views - 08/10/10 by Ricky Ho in News
The iPhone 4.0 SDK beta is here and yes, it comes with multitasking - sort of. It's not true multitasking because it's not the type of free-for-all that...
0 replies - 15994 views - 04/08/10 by Mitch Pronschinske in Daily Dose
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0 replies - 4466 views - 03/13/09 by Snippets Manager in Uncategorized
A couple of years ago I was thrown into a team
lead role where I was responsible for distributing workload across a
number of developers. During the first...
0 replies - 12918 views - 12/24/08 by Glenn Galang in Articles
In my previous post, I talk about the methodology of transforming a sequential algorithm into parallel. After that, we can implement the parallel algorithm,...
5 replies - 51972 views - 12/16/08 by Ricky Ho in Articles