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This practical guide offers a short course on scaling CouchDB to meet the capacity needs of your distributed application. Through a series of scenario-based examples, this book lets you explore several methods for creating a system that can accommodate growth and meet expected demand. In the process, you learn about several tools that can help you with replication, load balancing, clusters, and load testing and monitoring.


On May 4 David Paccoud wrote: Good but I expected more advanced content
This is a good introduction if you know nothing at scaling HTTP requests. If you do, you may still be interested by the chapter on distributed load testing with Tsung. Full Review  >

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On Apr 14 John Brady wrote: Scaling CouchDB
Scaling CouchDB is a relatively short book (ebook version is about 58 pages) containing performance tips,  descriptions of external tools which can be used in front of CouchDB to enhance load handling, and some short code examples. The text is terse, bordering on skeletal.  This can be a plus, if… Full Review  >

Rating: StarStarStarStarStar4.0

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