When It Comes To Facebook Scale, You Can Throw Out The Rulebook

photo-51There are certain ways of doing things in hardware engineering, and engineers simply follow these rules because there’s no use fighting them even if they wanted to. Frankly, most don’t even think about it because it’s just a given, but during a recent tour of Facebook’s hardware lab, director of engineering Matt Corddry, says Facebook scale requires them to rethink the old rules and let engineers imagine outside industry standards.

http://techcrunch.com/2014/09/24/when-it-comes-to-facebook-scale-you-can-throw-out-the-rulebook/

Posted on 24/09/2014, in Server, Storage. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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