Building Cloud Storage Services with Riak

By Erlang Central | Published: March 26, 2012

Riak and Erlang are being extended to push the boundaries of scalability and reliability in the Cloud. Because of this, some of the world’s largest companies are relying on Riak and Erlang to build resilient cloud storage services. This talk will cover the approach Riak takes to distributed, reliable cloud storage, with a focus on long-running production deployments and applicability to real-world scenarios.

Talk objectives: To report on how Riak and Erlang are being used to solve real world cloud storage problems.

Target audience: Anyone interested how to use both Riak and Erlang to solve large scale Internet infrastructure problems.

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  • Andy Gross

    Riak Core Developer, Principal Architect at Basho Technologies
    Basho Technologies

    Andy Gross is Principal Architect at Basho Technologies, the company behind Riak and Webmachine.  Prior to Basho, Andy held senior distributed systems engineering positions at Mochi Media, Apple, and Akamai Technologies. 

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