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Scalability links for October 18th

Scalability links for October 18th: Foursquare MongoDB Outage Post Mortem - Detailed analysis of what caused the foursquare (mongodb) outages. SURGE Recap - Interesting take aways from a scalability conference. The one new take away I noticed is "Make use of academic literature". Netflix Migration to the Cloud - Very interesting (technical) information about why netflix moved to the cloud. Phoebus: Erlang-based Implementation of Google's Pregel - Is Phoebus and attempt at opensource version of Pregel ? Why Riak Search Matters... - Didn't understand riak until this post compared it with lucene and solr. Itching to try it out... one more nosql experimentation isn't going to kill me. Google at USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI รข€˜10) - I've mentioned one of the papers listed here already. the other two seem to be interesting as well. OpenTSDB: A Distributed, Scalable Monitoring System on Top of HBase - I sa