As part of Pulse’s recent announcement of crossing the 11M user mark (up 10x since last year!), we’ve written a set of blog posts to share how we’ve scaled our backend infrastructure to keep up with our new users and support some powerful new features. Here’s a quick recap of our systems on both Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google App Engine (GAE), along with links to the detailed posts describing each.
Analytics APIs App Engine Apple AWS Big Table Bills BPM Cloud Hosting Constrained Environments Counters Data Ownership Development Electronic Payments Email Facebook Gaming Google Graphs IAAS iAds iOS iPad iPhone Java LinkedIn MapReduce Memcache Mobile Paper Free Photos Privacy Productivity Pulse RSS Scalability Servlets SMS Social Media SSL Task Queues UI Design Virality Visualization Workflow
For more posts by Greg and others, check out the Pulse Eng Blog.