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From Adam Kocoloski <>
Subject Re: massive replication?
Date Fri, 23 Oct 2009 19:28:25 GMT
On Oct 23, 2009, at 3:22 PM, Miles Fidelman wrote:

> A couple of the recent CouchDB powerpoint presentations illustrate  
> replication across massive numbers of database instances.  Does that  
> represent anything remotely possible, for real?
> We have an application that involves replicating data across very  
> large numbers of nodes that are intermittently connected - where  
> we'd like collections of data to replicate and synchronize as  
> connectivity allows.  Think something like USENET news as an analogy.
> I'm trying to sort out whether or not CouchDB is a potential platform.
> Thanks very much,
> Miles Fidelman

Hi Miles, we certainly tried to design for that use case.  Best,


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