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  • CAP Theorem: Big Data

    CAP theorem

    When you’ll start working with NoSQL databases, sooner or later you come across CAP theorem, The theorem published by Eric Brewer in 2000, that describe any distributed system. In a distributed database system C stands for Consistency, A stands for Availability and P stands for Partition Tolerance. Consistency – Every node in the system will have the same view of data. Availability – User… Continue reading "CAP Theorem: Big Data"