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Jun 14 2013 - 01:47 PM
How To Build Websites Which scale - LinkedIn (Sid Anand)
LinkedIn is scaling every 2 users/sec. They do range based sharding. The interesting thing the Sid said was "the decisions you take early on for building the website would decide (haunt) how the scaling happens". Overview - Primarily uses Java with some of it Scala What runs on Scala? - Network Graph Engine - Kafka - Some front ends Linked in Serving Architecture: (They do client-side templating)
  • Presentation Tier
  • traffic server (apache)
    • fizzy - open source javascript templating engine
    • USSR(chrome v8 JS engine) - Unified Server side rendering
    • Django
    • Servlets
    • there were 4 more which i missed
Linked in: Scaling web services Dynamic Discovery + client side load balancing
|By: Pranav Garg|1625 Reads