Think twice before dropping ACID and throw your CAP away - GeekCampSG 2017

Published on: Sunday, 26 November 2017

Speaker: Andrew Gregovic

In today's world of Google and Amazon everyone demands their apps and platforms to be "web scale" (whatever that means). The CAP theorem says we have to sacrifice consistency for scalability. However, the practical implications are much more nuanced, and even Google is moving to scalable ACID.