[erlang-questions] couchdb doesn't scale?
Thu Nov 24 23:13:19 CET 2011
On 2011-11-24, at 23:08 , Joel Reymont wrote:
With the very specific and (according to them) unique constraints Canonical wanted
to use it under:
> For the last three years we have worked with the company behind CouchDB to make it scale
> in the particular ways we need it to scale in our server environment. Our situation is
> rather unique, and we were unable to resolve some of the issues we came across. We were
> thus unable to make CouchDB scale up to the millions of users and databases we have in
> our datacentres, and furthermore we were unable to make it scale down to be a reasonable
> load on small client machines.
Sounds less like an indictment, and more like a "not the right tool for a universal job"
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