Little Prince’s elephants eat cloud servers

Looking at a theoretical distribution for scaling clouds reminded me of the Petit Prince’s hat (which he insisted was an elephant eaten by a snake).

McCrory showed that clouds also eat elephants.

10/4 Update:

It turns out that the elephant breaking into our plot was Hadoop…

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About Rob H

A Baltimore transplant to Austin, Rob thinks about ways of building scale infrastructure for the clouds using Agile processes. He sat on the OpenStack Foundation board for four years. He co-founded RackN enable software that creates hyperscale converged infrastructure.

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