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Examples of CAP Theorem in Practice

The CAP theorem plays a crucial role in the design and implementation of distributed systems. To better understand the practical implications of the CAP theorem, let's examine some examples of distributed systems and their trade-offs between consistency, availability, and partition tolerance.

a. Consistency and Partition Tolerance (CP) Systems

Some distributed systems prioritize consistency and partition tolerance over availability




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