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Horizontal Scalability via Transient, Shardable, and Share-Nothing Resources

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Adam Wiggins is an entrepreneur, Rubyist and open source advocate. His current venture is Heroku, the instant deployment platform for Ruby and Rails. He blogs about technology and business at: http://adam.blog.heroku.com/

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Apr 20, 2010

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  • Good stuff!

    by Nirmalya Sengupta /

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    Adam,

    Indeed you stuffed a lot in that presentation, but it sure gives a good overview of what's involved. I am using a technology which is similar, at least in principle - called RedDwarf. Not sure if you have had a look at it, but it claims to provide all the three cornerstones of horizontal scalability that you have elucidated.

    Thanks for a great presentation.

    Nirmalya
    India

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