Search
Follow Us

Follow nosqldatabases on Twitter Follow nosqldatabases on Facebook Follow nosqldatabases on Google Buzz Follow nosqldatabases on LinkedIn Follow nosqldatabases on FeedBurner NoSQL presentations on slideshare

Sponsors

Become a sponsor of NoSQLDatabases.com. Contact us to find out how.

Featured Jobs

 

Follow On Facebook
Recent NoSQL News

Advertisments

Entries in Netflix (4)

Wednesday
Nov102010

NetFlix Use Case: Riak

We've written twice (here and here) about Adrian Cockcroft's NetFlix use case comparison posts. It seems that the folks, specifically Justin Sheehy of Basho, have responded to Adrian's questions.

Check out Riak's answers: NoSQL Netflix Use Case Comparison for Riak

Monday
Nov082010

NetFlix Use Cases Illustrated

In our post on Friday we mentioned a series of posts by Adrian Cockcroft in which Cockcroft posed a use case and a series of questions related to the use case. Cockcroft asked NoSQL projects/vendors to respond on how their solution would answer his questions. So far he has responses for MongoDB and Cassandra. However, this post is focuses on a series of slides that Cockcroft posted a few days ago in which he illustrates his use case as well as the series of questions.

Click to read more ...

Friday
Nov052010

NetFlix Use Case Comparisons

Adrian Cockcroft of NetFlix proposed in a post last week the following use case:

A TV based device calls the API to add a movie to its favorites list (like the Netflix instant queue, but I have simplified the concept here), then reads back the entire list to ensure it is showing the current state. The API does not use cookies, and the load balancer (Amazon Elastic Load Balancer) is round robin, so the second request goes to a different API server, that happens to be in a different Amazon Availability Zone, and needs to respond with the modified list.

Click to read more ...

Tuesday
Nov022010

Netflix’s Transition to High-Availability Storage Systems

Netflix recently posted a whitepaper describing their transition to Amazon's SimpleDB and S3 architecture. We break it down to discuss why they migrated, why they chose SimpleDB and S3 and what are best practices for using SimpleDB.

Click to read more ...