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NoSQL at Twitter
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| by Ryan King Follow 0 Followers on Jan 21, 2011 | NOTICE: The next QCon is in San Francisco April 9-10, 2018. Join us!

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Ryan King presents how Twitter uses NoSQL technologies - Gizzard, Cassandra, Hadoop, Redis - to deal with increasing data amounts forcing them to scale out beyond what the traditional SQL has to offer.

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Ryan King is a Systems Engineer at Twitter, working on different parts of the infrastructure with a primary focus on online data storage.

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