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99Designs Architectual Overview

99Designs Architectual Overview

The Design of 99designs – A Clean Tens of Millions Pageviews Architecture 99designs is a crowdsourced design contest marketplace based out of Melbourne Australia. The idea is that if you have a design you need created you create a contest and designers compete to give you the best design within your budget. If you are a medium sized … Continue reading

Tumblr Architecture Overview

Tumblr Architecture Overview

Tumblr Architecture – 15 Billion Page Views a Month and Harder to Scale than Twitter With over 15 billion page views a month Tumblr has become an insanely popular blogging platform. Users may like Tumblr for its simplicity, its beauty, its strong focus on user experience, or its friendly and engaged community, but like it they … Continue reading

The Pintrest stack – Architectual overview

The Pintrest stack – Architectual overview

A Short on the Pinterest Stack for Handling 3+ Million Users Pinterest co-founder Paul Sciarra shared a bit about their stack on Quora: Python + heavily-modified Django at the application layer Tornado and (very selectively) node.js as web-servers. Memcached and membase / redis for object- and logical-caching, respectively. RabbitMQ as a message queue. Nginx, HAproxy and … Continue reading