High Scalability



Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For January 18th, 2019

Sorry, Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability has been called on the account of wind, rain, power outages and general mayhem. We're all safe, but it's hard to write a post using stone knives and bear skins. See you next week. Lots of rain fell over the last 48 hours, but how much? Here is a preliminary look. For a more detailed list go here: https://t.co/4FDJ80jb8q #cawx #AtmosphericRiver pic.twi...

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For January 11th, 2019

Wake up! It's HighScalability time: The modern day inner sanctum revealed for all to experience. Nausea no extra charge. Do you like this sort of Stuff? Please support me on Patreon . Need cloud? Consume Explain the Cloud Like I'm 10 (35 nearly 5 star reviews). 8x : V8 Promiss.all parallel performance improvement; 1.3% : print sales increase; 11% : over 65 shared a hoax; 40% : add jobs after depl...

MySQL High Availability Framework Explained – Part II

In Part I, we introduced a High Availability (HA) framework for MySQL hosting and discussed various components and their functionality. Now in Part II, we will discuss the details of MySQL semisynchronous replication and the related configuration settings that help us ensure redundancy and consistency of the data in our HA setup. Make sure to check back in for Part III where we will review variou...

Slow MySQL Start Time in GTID mode? Binary Log File Size May Be The Issue

Have you been experiencing slow MySQL startup times in GTID mode? We recently ran into this issue on one of our MySQL hosting deployments and set out to solve the problem. In this blog, we break down the issue that could be slowing down your MySQL restart times, how to debug for your deployment, and what you can do to decrease your start time and improve your understanding of GTID-based replicati...

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For December 14th, 2018

Wake up! It's HighScalability time: We've come a long way in 50 years. Or have we? Alan Kay : I believe ARPA spent $ 175,000 of 1968 money for that one demo. That’s probably like a million bucks today. Bill English : What we did was lease two video circuits from the phone company. They set up a microwave link: two transmitters on the top of the building at SRI, receiver/ transmitters up on Skylin...

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For October 26th, 2018

Wake up! It's HighScalability time: Sometimes old school is best. Do you like this sort of Stuff? Please support me on Patreon . I'd really appreciate it. Know anyone looking for a simple book explaining the cloud? Then please recommend my well reviewed book: Explain the Cloud Like I'm 10 (30 reviews!). They'll love it and you'll be their hero forever. 23% : fraudulent ad impressions; 10 : years ...

Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For September 21st, 2018

Wake up! It's HighScalability time: Like sparkle from a fairy godmother's wand a swarm of 300 autonomous burner drones take flight. ( mnn ) Do you like this sort of Stuff? Please lend me your support on Patreon . It would mean a great deal to me. And if you know anyone looking for a simple book that uses lots of pictures and lots of examples to explain the cloud, then please recommend my new book...

How do you explain the unreasonable effectiveness of cloud security?

With the enormous attack surface of cloud providers like AWS, Azure, and GCP, why aren't there more security problems? Data breaches and cyber attacks occur daily . How do you explain the unreasonable effectiveness of cloud security? Google has an ebook on their security approach; Microsoft has some web pages . Both are the equivalent of that person who is disgustingly healthy and you ask them ho...