📹 Live: Consistent Hashing Discussion
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📹 Live: Consistent Hashing Discussion

In today's Interview Camp Live Session, we discussed different aspect of Consistent Hashing.

This included:

  • Implementing the algorithm using binary search
  • How to replicate data across nodes
  • Rebalancing nodes and data
  • What to do if there are hotspots?
  • How many places in the ring to pick?
  • Consistency Levels
  • How to split a partition and tradeoffs
  • Consistent Hashing vs CAP Consistency

Below are notes from the class. As usual, to join these sessions live, please join our trial at InterviewCamp.io