Grokking System Design Fundamentals
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Caching Challenges

Cache-related problems are a set of challenges that arise when implementing and managing caching systems in software applications. Here are the top cache-related problems and their possible workarounds:

1. Thundering Herd

The thundering herd problem occurs when a popular piece of data expires from the cache, leading to a sudden surge in requests to the origin server to fetch the missing data. This can cause excessive load on the origin server and degrade performance




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