Contents tagged with Reasons unconsistency

  • CAP theorem

    Hello everybody,

    today I started new course at pluralsight.com, which is entitled "Patterns for Building Distributed Systems for The Enterprise". 

    Andd I started watching CAP theorem. CAP theorem is actually abbreviation of four words: 

    Consistensy

    Availabilty

    Partition tollerance.

    I don't know how about you, but I'm pretty happy that it is called CAP theorem, not CAPT theorem, because CAP sounds more pleasant. Sometime it is also named Brewer's theorem. Now lets go to theorem by itself. 

    It claims that among three ( C A or P ) your system always will be able to provide only two. And looks like you'll not be able to always affect which of three your clients will get.

    And reasons why … more