2 petabyte PostgreSQL database

Yahoo recently announced that they have a heavily modified version of PostgreSQL storing about 2 petabytes.

And here are some interesting perspectives from James Hamilton who has worked on a similar size database using DB2.

I wonder if there are any similar projects out there using MySQL?

The largest MySQL database I worked with was around 2TB, not quite the same scale really…


Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: