back to article You need to shift millions of repos to AWS without any downtime. How? Bitbucket engineering chief tells all

How does one rebuild an aeroplane, at 40,000 feet, while it is still full of passengers? That was the question posed by Daniel Tao, head of engineering at Bitbucket, while discussing the source shack's move to AWS data centres. The outfit found itself having to migrate 50 million repositories out of parent company Atlassian's …

  1. pip25
    Meh

    Too little too late

    Bitbucket has become so unstable and generally unusable in 2019 that I'm not going anywhere near the provider if I can help it. Plenty of alternatives out there.

  2. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    "A computer lets you make more mistakes faster than any invention in human history with the possible exceptions of handguns and tequila." - Mitch Radcliffe

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