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Pre-voting in distributed consensus

Another top notch Paxos post from the inventor of UPaxos covers leader election in Paxos. The outlined approach is similar to that used in TRex which is based on a sloppy timeout mechanism. This post will get into why this is a must read for consensus fans.

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Observability in Paxos clusters

David Turner the inventor of UPaxos has posted a great blog post about monitoring Paxos clusters. It’s a must read for consensus aficionados.