Issue26

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Issue26

Notes on scalability

Plan for problems. Design each layer of an application to work independently and redundantly. Use distributed architecture patterns: load balancers, web farms, clustering, mirroring and read-only…

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5 things toxic to scalability

ORMs (object relational mappers) abstract away the SQL difficulties of interacting with the backend but result in complex queries that the database cannot optimize easily. They…

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Scalability: growing a system in different directions

A scalable distributed system continues to perform effectively as its users and/or resources grow in different directions.Usually, a system grows in terms of more…