Simon Guindon

Large Scale Distributed Systems

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Distributed Systems

This page is the home page for information on distributed systems and transaction theory because both are fairly inter-related.

Introduction material

Fallacies of distributed computing

The network is reliable

The CAP FAQ

A Critique of the CAP Theorem

Notes on distributed systems for young bloods

Byzantine Fault Tolerance

Time, Clocks, and the Ordering of Events in a Distributed System

Categories

Eventual Consistency
Dynamo, CRDT’s, etc.

Post Mortems
Post mortem (or root cause analysis) write-ups in the industry we can learn from.


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