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As someone who is currently building out a distributed storage cluster system, this series has been amazing. Not only are the results informative, but I have learnt so much about clustering, consistency, testing methodology and what to look for when evaluating reliability on these systems. Very nicely done.

Absolutely agree. The author is a quadruple threat -- knows the theory, communicates clearly, gets their hands dirty, and is incredibly thorough.

Yep - Aphyr, the destroyer of databases :)

I'd rather say "destroyer of database myths".

Aphyr calls it Jespen ;)


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