Recommended Viewing : The BlueKai Playbook for Scaling to 10 Trillion Transaction a Month

Good talk on delivering a highly scalable solution. Ted Wallace, VP of Data Delivery at BlueKai discusses how BlueKai scales to 10 trillion data transactions per month.  BlueKai provides data-driven marketing and as a result needs highly scalable solutions. Ted Wallace discussed how they do this. He provides some good details – they use Aerospike to get the high database performance – average read/write response times are between 1 – 2 ms. Six Aerospike clusters with 6 to 10 server in each of three geographically located data centers. They use standard Linux hardware with four Intel 800G SSDs in each and 128 GB to 256 GB of RAM. Lots more details in the talk.  Select the image to go to the talk.