Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For February 10, 2012
Posted on February 11, 2012 at 1:10 pm by Todd Hoff
HighScalability Tested, Mother Approved:
- 12,233TPS: Twitter @ Super Bowl; 11 Million Slices: Dominos @ Super Bowl; 500K requests per second: S3;
- The great mobile money drain. Mobile: high resource costs, low revenue. Mobile traffic on Plenty of Fish is growing at 3% a month, rising to 3 Billion pageviews a month, 40% of signups are mobile, and all traffic will soon be 60-70% mobile. The problem: how do you make money on mobile?
- Time to chuck microprocessors for a networks of cells? How Networks of Biological Cells Solve Distributed Computing Problems: Computer scientists prove that networks of cells can compute as efficiently as networks of computers linked via the internet. We believe that there is a need for a network model, where nodes are by design below the computation and communication capabilities of Turing machines.
- Unrelated? GDrive at last and S3 Drops Storage Pricing.