Articles by Jay Kreps
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In my last blog entry I described what LinkedIn is doing with our open source key-value storage system Project Voldemort. In this entry I will talk about what how Voldemort works, and what features we will be adding to it.
About a month ago LinkedIn released the code for an open source distributed storage system called Project Voldemort. I wanted to give a little more information about what it is good for, how it came to be, and what our plans are for the future.