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"I liked this one a lot.

It complements nicely "Designing Data-Intensive Applications: The Big Ideas Behind Reliable, Scalable, and Maintainable Systems" by Martin Kleppmann.
While Kleppmanns' book provides pretty solid overview of data processing land" Read more of this review »
Database Internals by Alex Petrov
"One of the best tech books I've read in the last 12 months.
It consists of 2 parts: DB internals & DB distribution internals.

The 1st part is pure gold - one can learn about B*-trees, LSM-trees, differences between locks and latches, memory VS disk opt" Read more of this review »
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“A distributed system is one in which the failure of a computer you didn’t even know existed can render your own computer unusable. Leslie Lamport”
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