Scale & Scalability


The other day we were observing that scale is a tough master but a delightful slave. If scale rides you, there is no place to hide. As Joe Louis puts it, “You can run but you can’t hide.” But once you master scale, things start coming together …

At Egnyte, an innocent excursion into object store suddenly turns into a universe of databases, multiple sharding, consistent hashing, monitoring, coordinated consensus, caching, Fisher-Yates shuffle, soft deletes and smart object keys … More at Egnyte Blog

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