Consistent hashing

Slicing and dicing data There’s many ways to distribute our data over multiple nodes. Some prefer to partition their data vertically instead of horizontally and vice versa. Lets briefly explore the difference to give some of our readers that are new to these concepts an idea of what we are talking about. Horizontal partitioning When you are partitioning a table horizontally we typically refer to the art of dividing a table into subsets of rows that are stored in seperate nodes....

June 3, 2022 · 16 min