The Netflix Tech Blog: Genie is out of the bottle! | yikster |

In a prior tech blog, we had discussed the architecture of our petabyte-scale data warehouse in the cloud. Salient features of our architecture include the use of Amazon’s Simple Storage Service (S3) as our "source of truth", leveraging the elasticity of the cloud to run multiple dynamically resizable Hadoop clusters to support various workloads, and our horizontally scalable Hadoop Platform as a Service called Genie.

Via Steve Hyounggi Min, Bryan Sung