Scaling the Social Graph in the Cloud

Darren Wood, InfiniteGraph Lead Architect, addresses the developer audience at Glue Conference 2010 in Colorado (May 27, 2010), where he discusses the technical challenges to running queries traversing relationships to 4, 5 or more degrees of separation, across extremely large graph datasets in the cloud.

And here are the simplified slides from his presentation:

One Comment

  1. aris setyawan
    Posted June 30, 2010 at 9:36 pm | Permalink

    Can U describe the “carefully orchestrated combination of various options” :)? And how it deal with problems in graph sharding (eg, remote node query, like presented in page #10)

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