Distributed System’s Impossible dream – CAP Theorm Part 2

To follow that starno matter how hopeless,no matter how far,to fight for the rightwithout question or pause,to be willing to march, march into hellfor that heavenly cause — An extract from “Mad men are children of God” by Dale Wasserman We are going to discuss the CAP theorem. To recap: CAP theorem in distributed systems meansContinue reading “Distributed System’s Impossible dream – CAP Theorm Part 2”

Distributed System’s Impossible dream – CAP Theorm Part 1

To dream the impossible dreamTo fight the unbeatable foeTo bear with unbearable sorrowTo run where the brave dare not go — An extract from “Mad men are children of God” by Dale Wasserman CAP theorem in distributed systems means that a distributed system can deliver only two of three desired characteristics: consistency, availability, and partition tolerance (the ‘C,’ ‘A’ andContinue reading “Distributed System’s Impossible dream – CAP Theorm Part 1”