Kelvin Kakugawa

Kelvin Kakugawa

Digg, Inc.

Biography

Kelvin Kakugawa is an infrastructure engineer at Digg where he works on Cassandra, an open source distributed database. The scope of his responsibilities include: vector clocks, distributed counters and performance optimization. His work affects the millions of users who visit digg.com on a daily basis.

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* Cassandra: Strategies for Distributed Data Storage

Cassandra is an open source, highly scalable distributed database that brings together Dynamo's fully distributed design and Bigtable's ColumnFamily-based data model. In this talk we'll discuss the strategies Cassandra employs to provide an eventually consistent data model.
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