CAP Theorem

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CAP Theorem for a distributed architecture: Consistency: The data in database remains consistent after the execution of an operation.Example: After an insert operation all clients will see the same data Availability:The System is always On/Available. Partition Tolerance:The system continues to function even if the servers are not able to communicate with each other CAP provides […]