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Learn about the benefits and drawbacks of microservices with best practices for your own architecture, brought to you in partnership with Iron.io.


This talk explains how Joe Williams and the rest of the Cloudant team built a database service on CouchDB on top of EC2, specifically how they used Erlang, Chef, EC2 and other tools to build highly available and performant database clusters.

 

The Cloud Zone is brought to you in partnership with Iron.io.  Learn about best practices and common pitfalls for working with Iron.io. Avoid the dead ends, and take the enlightened path.

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