Software engineer with a focus on game development and scalable backend development

Posts tagged with Scaling:

From One to a Million - What is it to be Scalable?

The term scalability often gets thrown about when creating online services. Most people just assume it means having the ability to add additional servers on demand, and to an extent that is mostly what it is, but of course if you are in a situation in which you have the need to add more servers all you are doing is moving the bottleneck further up the line.

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