System Design Basics: Horizontal vs. Vertical Scaling

  • Network calls (RPC — Remote Procedure Calls) are slow, while Interprocess Communication is fast.
  • The hybrid solution is essentially horizontal scaling only where each machine has a big box I mean each machine you try to take as big a box as possible as feasible.

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Manvi Tyagi

Manvi Tyagi

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