Today’s Big Iron: Some Computing Problems Don’t Change – Like the Network Bandwidth Constraint to True High Performance

How Hunch Built a Data-Crunching Monster.

Latency remains a big problem for social platform innovators creating new software systems that very rapidly produce user profile dimensions and recommendations from very large indexed data sets.

Notice the fall back to assembler and C programming languages for fast execution, and coupling this with internalizing all of the processing within a massive server to reduce latency via a single system bus versus network of servers.  Good Stuff!

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