Thursday, January 12, 2006

Wikimedia Hosting Servers

It is fascinating to know how the entire wikimedia site is hosted by using only open source products.
Link to Wikimedia Servers Page

Its quite an amazing act to support such an ever increasing traffic. with an average response of 1.5sec to load a page.

Google Cluster Architecture

I found this very interesting paper "Web search for a Planet:The Google Cluster Architecture" on wikipedia web site, while reading how the Wikimedia servers are hosted.

NDTV.com : Fact or Allegation ? Just another twisted title for sensationalism

This is yet another example of NDTV.com’s sensationalism twisted titles. The title says, as if this was a fact, woman made to urinate in pub...