Ambry: LinkedIn’s scalable geo-distributed object store

Ambry: LinkedIn’s scalable geo-distributed object store Noghabi et al. SIGMOD ’16 Ambry is LinkedIn’s blob store, designed to handle the demands of a modern social network: Hundreds of millions of users continually upload and view billions of diverse massive media objects, from photos and videos to documents. These large media objects, called blobs, are uploaded … Continue reading Ambry: LinkedIn’s scalable geo-distributed object store

Liquid: Unifying nearline and offline big data integration

Liquid: Unifying Nearline and Offline Big Data Integration - Fernandez et al. 2015 This is post 3 of 5 in a series looking at the latest research from the CIDR '15 conference. Also in the series so far this week: 'The missing piece in complex analytics' and 'WANalytics: analytics for a geo-distributed, data intensive world'. … Continue reading Liquid: Unifying nearline and offline big data integration