This class can backup local files as a ZIP archive sent to Dropbox
It handles the OAuth authorization process to obtain a token to access an API on behalf of the current Web user.
The class create a ZIP archive with files from a directory to backup.
The ZIP archive is sent to the DropBox server using requests sent to is API.
Introducing data center fabric, the next-generation Facebook data center network
The more than 1.35 billion people who use Facebook on an ongoing basis rely on a seamless, “always on” site performance. On the back end, we have many advanced sub-systems and infrastructures in place that make such a real-time experience possible, and our scalable, high-performance network is one of them.
Facebook’s production network by itself is a large distributed system with specialized tiers and technologies for different tasks: edge, backbone, and data centers. In this post, we will focus on the latest developments in our data center networking and unveil the next-generation architecture that we have successfully deployed in our new Altoona facility: data center fabric.
“How we scaled Instagram”, by Mike Krieger (video)
Mike Krieger, co-founder of Instagram, talks about their tech setup, how they scaled from one server in LA, to AWS and ultimately Facebook’s own infrastructure.
rackspot.pt changed his name to easyhost.pt … this is what happened…
they are now using online.net infrastructure… my blog, hosted on rackspot.pt – now on easyhost (online.net) is getting lot of database errors…. looks like they are even using the db connections limits…. fuck!
time to move!..
i already own a dedibox @ online.net … time to move it all.
UPDATE!! OK THEY WERE UNDER A DDOS ATTACK!
THATS WHY CONNECTIONS FAILED.
As heard on Da Fresh – Le Mix (Underground FG) 18 01 2009