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Managing Terabytes How does google do it? Indexing <sagan>billions and billions</sagan> of documents everyday isn't easy.

Apparently, one component of the Secret Sauce is the Google File System. Some have even gone on to extrapolate some projections of how they do what they do from the SEC filings. The challenges of managing gigabytes terabytes are impressive, indeed. ( Jun 05 2004, 11:58:01 PM PDT ) Permalink