February 19, 2012

Netflix Servo, How to Auto-Scale in Amazon Cloud

Netflix Servo, how to auto-scale in Amazon Cloud.
 
Netflix serves thousands of movies online to millions of customers. Netflix streaming service is designed to auto-scale in the Amazon Cloud. Netflix has a great post on how it auto-scales its server infrastructure in response to changing load conditions.

Netflix Servo is an open-source library that helps expose application metrics to make the auto-scaling decisions.

And, Netflix uses Cassandra storage to serve the high-volume of movies online.



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