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How Eventual is Eventual Consistency?

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The key notion in this talk: Probabilistically Bounded Staleness (PBS), which lets you gain eventual control over consistency. Discusses how to handle latency vs. consistency in Riak, Cassandra and Voldemort.

How Eventual is Eventual Consistency? Introducing Probabilistically Bounded Staleness from Basho Technologies on Vimeo.

 

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