Showing posts from January, 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.