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Dabrowski - 11:01 pm on Nov 1, 2007 (gmt 0)
|The largest cluster to date provides hundreds of terabytes of storage across thousands of disks on over a thousand machines |
Over a thousand machines? And that's just 1 datacentre.
|Big machines with lots of blinking lights |
The LED's alone probably take the same power as South America, or some other daft statistic.
|They are periodically caching their results based on previous searches |
It would be stupid not to.
|mad wizards from the Disc World |
Lets just hope the Google File System wasn't designed by Bloody Stupid Johnson (0.34 seconds, and I can't believe that's a common search), with particular reference to the Post Office Mail Sorter.
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