Archive for Architecture

The Stack Behind Netflix Scaling

As we research and dig deeper into scaling, we keep running into Netflix. They are very public with their stories. This post is a round up that we put together with Bryan’s help. We collected info from all over the internet. If you’d like to reach out with more info, we’ll append this post. Otherwise, […] Read more

How we Built an Infinitely Scalable Malware Detector

Background At MaxCDN, we had a Hackathon for our new Analytics Platform (MaxCDN Insights v2.0) which is trickling out. We built this platform in partnership using the commercial product from VoltDB. I decided to participate in the Hackathon and wanted to scan popular outgoing files from the MaxCDN network for malware. Hackathon Hackathon for the […] Read more

Scaling AdRoll, TheNextWeb and BuySellAds

MaxCDN has released a series of blog posts called #MaxScale that takes an in-depth look at how tech companies handle scale at the highest levels of bandwidth, storage, analysis and more. We’ve compiled the first three in the series, which talks about scaling AdRoll, TheNextWeb and BuySellAds. How AdRoll Has Scaled To Process 1.8 Trillion […] Read more