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Dec 2016
Chris Cleveland
Dec 03 2016 20:51
@kuujo and everyone: There's a recent theory that quorums don't actually have to involve a majority of nodes. Here's a really good presentation on the topic: and here's a blog post: Has anyone given this any thought in the context of Atomix/Copycat? We could get way better performance and larger cluster sizes if we adjust the number of replicas needed for writes down and the number needed for leader election up.