Bosworth's Web of Data
Subject:   For one million dollars
Date:   2005-05-17 05:48:53
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In addition to the advantages in software, there have been great gains in hardware. Bosworth said that one million dollars buys you five hundred machines with 2TB of in-memory data, a PetaByte of on-disk data, and a reasonable throughput of fifty thousand requests per second. This amounts to one billion requests per day. Adam Bosworth...