Introduction to Distributed Databases (aka Riak)

A session at Polyglot 2013

Friday 24th May, 2013

8:30am to 12:30pm (PST)

Introducing Riak, a database designed to survive the Zombie Plague. Riak Architecture & 5 Minute History of Riak, and planning for the apocolypse.

Architecture deep dive:
Consistent Hashing, managing to track changes when your kill zone is littered with Zombies.
Intelligent Replication, managing your data against each of your bunkers.
Data Re-distribution, sometimes they overtake a bunker, how your data is re-distributed.
Short Erlang Introduction, a language fit for managing post-civil society.

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Time 8:30am12:30pm PST

Date Fri 24th May 2013


Room 1510, SFU Harbour Centre

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