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Hollow, world! Netflix premieres Java in-memory database toolkit

Graham 7

Re: Eh?

User --- network --- caching client --- netflix edge network --- internal services --- Database

Netflix has moved the problem from an overloaded database to a scalable (just deploy more) caching read-only 'client' that is somewhere that the story doesn't make clear. Could be in Netflix's network, could be in the cloud (amazon, etc), could be Akamai, could be colocated with ISPs...

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