Episode 16: Crowdsourcing and scaling

In episode 16 we discuss a recent meeting that Deepak attended, the vagaries of crystallography, infrastructure buildouts, announcements by Nature and Innocentive and scalability (and a secret outtake)

Show notes

Sawzall

Jimmy Lin

USC gets a grant for grid computing

Innocentive and Nature team up

ChemSpider coming to a phone near you

Scaling at Twitter using Scala

Database sharding

Links of the week

Eli Bendersky

Spectral Game

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