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Raft - The Understandable Distributed Protocol
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| by Ben Johnson Follow 0 Followers on Dec 04, 2013 |

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Ben Johnson discusses the Raft protocol and how it works. Raft is a consensus distributed protocol.

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Ben Johnson has ten years of software development experience working in database architecture, distributed systems and data visualization. He is the lead developer of the Sky behavioural database project ( and lead developer of the Go implementation of the Raft protocol (

Strange Loop is a multi-disciplinary conference that aims to bring together the developers and thinkers building tomorrow's technology in fields such as emerging languages, alternative databases, concurrency, distributed systems, mobile development, and the web.

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