Distributed Systems for Fun and Profit

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Distributed Systems for Fun and Profit

Publisher: mixu.net

This text provides a more accessible introduction to distributed systems. The book brings together the ideas behind many of the more recent distributed systems - systems such as Amazon's Dynamo, Google's BigTable and MapReduce, Apache's Hadoop and so on.

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