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Episode #324 - November 20, 2012

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Crowd-funded door locks, cloud-hosted spreadsheets, fast key-value storage, faster tests, and lots of concurrency on this episode of Ruby5.

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The folks over at ProPublica released DayBreak yesterday, an ultra fast Key Value store for Ruby. When you start Daybreak it loads in all data in to memory for fast reading, and all write commands happen asynchronously. The in memory database gets updated immediately when you write, and then the filesystem storage gets updated when it has time.

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