Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For October 27th, 2017
Friday, October 27, 2017 at 9:09AM
Todd Hoff in hot links

Hey, it's HighScalability time: 

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— ☠️💀👻Cody👻💀☠️ (@valarauca1) October 21, 2017


Perfect! Now, imagine a little dog snuck under Big Dog's cone of shame and covered the food with its own cone of shame, and it won't leave. That's deadlock. Imagine a stream of little dogs sneaking under Big Dog's cone so Big Dog nevers gets a bite. That's livelock.

 

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