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Improve Application Latency With Read Replicas Using YugabyteDB [Video]

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Scalability and low latency are crucial for any application that relies on real-time data. In this post, we'll discuss how you can use YugabyteDB and its read replica nodes to improve the read latency for users across the globe. One way to achieve this is by storing data closer to the users.

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Reducing Network Latency and Improving Read Performance With CockroachDB and PolyScale.ai

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This versatility provides a cost-effective solution to reduce global network latency by bringing the database closer to the end user. PolyScale operates a global network of PoPs (Points of Presence). Think of PoPs as regional database connections.

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Simulate Network Latency and Packet Drop In Linux

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There may be a scenario when you want to test an application when the network is slow(we also call it high network latency). Or you are reproducing a customer scenario(having high network latency) where some anomalous behavior is observed. In the Chrome browser, we can easily Simulate a slower network connection.

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Comparing Approaches to Durability in Low Latency Messaging Queues

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Little’s Law and Why Latency Matters. In many cases, the assumption is that as long as throughput is high enough, the latency won’t be a problem. However, latency is often a key factor in why the throughput isn’t high enough. This is the first time I have benchmarked it with a realistic example.

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Timestone: Netflix’s High-Throughput, Low-Latency Priority Queueing System with Built-in Support…

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Timestone: Netflix’s High-Throughput, Low-Latency Priority Queueing System with Built-in Support for Non-Parallelizable Workloads by Kostas Christidis Introduction Timestone is a high-throughput, low-latency priority queueing system we built in-house to support the needs of Cosmos , our media encoding platform. Over the past 2.5

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CDNs: Speed Up Performance by Reducing Latency

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Welcome back to this series all about file uploads for the web. In the previous posts, we covered things we had to do to upload files on the front end, things we had to do on the back end, and optimizing costs by moving file uploads to object storage.

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Varnish and BBR: Lower Latency OTT Video Delivery

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Currently, publicly available wifi hotspots are the preferred networks for video consumption, but poor network infrastructure also leads to unbearable video buffering and latency. However, OTT streaming delivery requires something faster than what the internet offers in terms of how chunks/fragments are supposed to flow.

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