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My Mom Told me That Git Doesn't Scale

05.13.2013
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Did you have a good Mother's Day? This GitHub developer's mom is certainly interesting...

With over 2 million and a half repositories, GitHub is the world's largest source code host. Since day one, we've faced an unique engineering problem: making terabytes of Git data always available, either directly or through our website. This talk offers a hopefully insightful view into the internals of Git, the way its original design affects our scalable architecture, and the many things we've learned while solving this fascinating problem.