[nycphp-talk] of interest - new form of database programming

Tim Sailer sailer at
Wed Jan 19 13:41:26 EST 2005

On Wed, Jan 19, 2005 at 01:24:14PM -0500, inforequest wrote:
> How many cpu cycles and GB of storage are dedicated to log file/log 
> analysis these days, just to produce periodic traffic summaries? I know 
> many people have gone to work on inserting rdb's so they could better 
> manage that process... only to run itnto massive scaling issues. If only 
> they could process the stream?

We do things like this, and Flow data munging. On an OC-48, that's a LOT of
data. We have a telecon/webinar scheduled with them for tomorrow PM. It
should be interesting.


Tim Sailer <sailer at> 
Information and Special Technologies Program
Office of CounterIntelligence 
Brookhaven National Laboratory  (631) 344-3001

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