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Marcos Henrique
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12 tips/terms used by engineers when designing systems ๐Ÿ”ฎ

Introduction ๐ŸŽซ

Systems design is the process of defining the architecture, modules, interfaces, and data for a system to satisfy specified requirements.

Tips/Terms you should know ๐Ÿ“‘

1) Vertical scaling
2) Preprocessing using cron jobs
3) Backup servers (Slave-master replications)
4) Horizontal scaling
5) Microservices
6) Distributed Systems
7) Load Balancing
8) Database sharding
9) Decoupling
10) API design
11) Logging and metrics calculation
12) Extensibility

References ๐Ÿ“š

Scalability Basics
Load Balancing
Single Point of Failure
Health checks
Database Sharding

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Matheus Gomes ๐Ÿ‘จโ€๐Ÿ’ป

Quick and on point! Nice!

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