[Beowulf] SSDs for HPC?
lindahl at pbm.com
Tue Apr 8 20:28:21 PDT 2014
On Tue, Apr 08, 2014 at 02:12:58PM +0000, Lux, Jim (337C) wrote:
> Consider something
> like a credit card processing system. This is going to have a lot of "add
> at the end" transaction data. As opposed to, say, a library catalog where
> books are checked out essentially at random, and you update the "check
> out/check in" status, and writes are sprinkled randomly through out the
The way most NoSQL databases work, the library catalog would also do
sequential writes. All updates, no matter where, are sequential
They're not your father's SQL database.
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