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VoltDB Real-Time Analytics with JSON

Thursday, October 3, 2013 - 12:00am

Consider the scenario where you are building an online multi-player game platform, where users can use the platform to create their own games. Such a platform would have the following high-level requirements:

 

  1. It needs to be able to process tens of thousands of write transactions, game state changes, per second. As each player makes a “move” or “action”, that needs to be recorded.
  2. It needs to be able to query player status and ranking. Each player’s ranking in relation to other players, for example, needs to be computed regularly, across all players and all games.
  3. It would need to support