[erlang-questions] Amazon AWS SimpleDB based on erlang now in beta
Sun Dec 23 23:46:34 CET 2007
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Tom Samplonius writes:
> I don't know where people are getting "large datasets" from. Amazon says:
>"Amazon SimpleDB is designed to store relatively small amounts of data and is
>optimized for fast data access and flexibility in how that data is expressed."
>So "relatively small amounts of data".
This refers to the data (attributes/values) in a particular item.
You can have a large amount of data, total, in a domain (10 GB currently,
and much, much larger eventually), and you can also have your data
spread across multiple domains, though at the hassle of multiplexing
your own cross-domain queries.
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