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Abstractions at Scale–Our Experiences at Twitter
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| by Marius Eriksen Follow 0 Followers on Dec 14, 2010 | NOTICE: The next QCon is in San Francisco Nov 13-17, 2017. Join us!
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Summary
Marius Eriksen considers that scalability problems appear when leaky abstractions are used, exemplifying with RDBMS, GC, and threads, presenting abstractions that help dealing with scalability issues: map-reduce, shared-nothing web applications, big table, all providing narrow access to explicit resources.

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Bio

Marius Eriksen works on systems infrastructure at Twitter. Prior to that he architected Mixer Labs' GeoAPI.com database services, and worked on systems infrastructure at Google.

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