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Early YouTube Engineer Tells All (gigaom.com)
38 points by paulsb on July 11, 2008 | hide | past | web | favorite | 2 comments



Here is a better video with the same subject: http://youtube.com/watch?v=ZW5_eEKEC28

Amazing to see how small the team was before Google acquisition:

2 sysadmin

2 scalability software architects

2 feature developers

2 network engineers

1 DBA


"We searched everywhere online...found a lot of questions but no answers...After a long period of time, we happened to find one blog post that very day..."

Fascinating story by Cuong Do on perplexing MySQL data integrity checksum failure(s) that they had no clue about @12:38 - 15:49




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