Version Vector(II)

Pratik Pandey
3 min readAug 22, 2022

In my last article, we saw how Distributed Data Stores use Version Vector to identify concurrent updates to data records. We looked at one of the techniques of identifying concurrent updates/conflicts by leveraging ClientId as an Actor & the advantages and disadvantages of doing so. In this article, we’ll look at another approach for identifying concurrent updates/conflicts.

Server As An Actor

The problem with Server as an Actor is that of Actor Explosion, as the number of clients can grow to a very high number. To solve that, we can leverage servers as…

Pratik Pandey

Senior Engineer with experience in designing and architecting large scale distributed systems.