Stash: A Go Package for Disk-based Blob Cache

Web services like Amazon S3 or Google Cloud Storage make file storage so trivial that you can’t help but fall in love with them. Although, they make your life easier when it comes to storage, for most real applications you still need to transfer files back and forth between the storage service and your application.
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How the BACS Contest Helped Us Improve Toph

Bangladesh Advanced Computing Society (BACS) recently hosted their regional programming camps selection contest on Toph. There were 1792 registrants, of which 1043 participated in the contest. During the contest day, a whopping 2500 unique users were on the site. These numbers may not sound very large, but they were large enough to help us identify a lot of bottlenecks and areas where Toph could be improved. Based on what we learned during the contest and the feedback that we received from the participants, we have enhanced a few things in Toph.
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