Thursday, October 13, 2011
SPEAKER: Dan Peek, Facebook
TITLE: A Brief History of Facebook's User Data Storage System
This talk will discuss some of the challenges of Facebook's unique workload and the ways storage systems have been adapted to meet these demands. This has included adding new components like Memcache, and expanding to geographically distributed datacenters. I'll discuss some of the solutions Facebook has adopted to address consistency, scalability, and performance issues.
VISITOR HOST: M. Satyanarayanan
VISITOR COORDINATOR: Tracy Farbacher (firstname.lastname@example.org)