- How FriendFeed uses MySQL to store schema-less data – Bret Taylor’s blog – Their decision to plan for write failures and optimize around it reminds me of how Google built infrastructure around expected hardware failures.
By day, I serve a group of fantastic engineers at Pindrop.
By night, I fight crime and solve mysteries with a robot pal of my own creation.
By midday, I like a snack, generally a cookie.
Part of this biography isn't true (hint, I like cookies and engineering, I don't own a robot).