Dynamo: amazon's highly available key-value store

@inproceedings{deCandia2007DynamoAH,
  title={Dynamo: amazon's highly available key-value store},
  author={Giuseppe deCandia and Deniz Hastorun and Madan Mohan Rao Jampani and Gunavardhan Kakulapati and Avinash Lakshman and Alex Pilchin and Swaminathan Sivasubramanian and Peter Vosshall and Werner Vogels},
  booktitle={Symposium on Operating Systems Principles},
  year={2007}
}
Reliability at massive scale is one of the biggest challenges we face at Amazon.com, one of the largest e-commerce operations in the world; even the slightest outage has significant financial consequences and impacts customer trust. The Amazon.com platform, which provides services for many web sites worldwide, is implemented on top of an infrastructure of tens of thousands of servers and network components located in many datacenters around the world. At this scale, small and large components… 

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