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From "stack (JIRA)" <j...@apache.org>
Subject [jira] [Commented] (HBASE-14070) Hybrid Logical Clocks for HBase
Date Thu, 09 Mar 2017 20:07:38 GMT

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stack commented on HBASE-14070:
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[~churromorales] Man. Would be cool if we could get this in. Our [~ranuva] is busy finishing
up at school. I'm sure he is interested but probably doesn't have time. Would a meeting on
state help [~churromorales]? We could rope Sai in (and probably our HLC granddad, [~enis]).

> Hybrid Logical Clocks for HBase
> -------------------------------
>
>                 Key: HBASE-14070
>                 URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/HBASE-14070
>             Project: HBase
>          Issue Type: New Feature
>            Reporter: Enis Soztutar
>            Assignee: Sai Teja Ranuva
>         Attachments: HBASE-14070.master.001.patch, HybridLogicalClocksforHBaseandPhoenix.docx,
HybridLogicalClocksforHBaseandPhoenix.pdf
>
>
> HBase and Phoenix uses systems physical clock (PT) to give timestamps to events (read
and writes). This works mostly when the system clock is strictly monotonically increasing
and there is no cross-dependency between servers clocks. However we know that leap seconds,
general clock skew and clock drift are in fact real. 
> This jira proposes using Hybrid Logical Clocks (HLC) as an implementation of hybrid physical
clock + a logical clock. HLC is best of both worlds where it keeps causality relationship
similar to logical clocks, but still is compatible with NTP based physical system clock. HLC
can be represented in 64bits. 
> A design document is attached and also can be found here: 
> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LL2GAodiYi0waBz5ODGL4LDT4e_bXy8P9h6kWC05Bhw/edit#



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