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Full Stack Fest 2016: Shopify in Multiple Datacenters

by Simon Hørup Eskildsen

Published September 5, 2016 in Technology

How did Shopify evolve from a single tenant platform supporting a single snowboard store, to the massive beast it is today boasting 300,000 stores? What infrastructure challenges did we have to solve along the way? This is the story of the evolution of Shopify's infrastructure from one store to 300,000, sprinkled with the hoops of celebrities with devastating amounts of traffic.

Video: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLe9psSNJBf76DOOKMkDpyo_A5PfZk7JWc