Lack of data integrity checks
Posted Aug 23, 2007 19:22 UTC (Thu) by alex
In reply to: Lack of data integrity checks
Parent article: Distributed storage
There was a very interesting talk given by a friend of mine from Google about the sort of failures they experience. One example was a data corruption event that wasn't caught by either the TCP checksums and the filesystems own internal checksums.
You don't protect your data with just one number....
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