Stuff The Internet Says On Scalability For March 27th, 2020

1 exabyte: customer data stored by Backblaze.

Corey Quinn: In the world of cloud you aren’t billed for what you use, but rather what you forget to turn off.

Marc Andreessen: SpaceX and Tesla were not lean startups. They were very big, ambitious. They raised a lot of money. The big question, the question I’m noodling around, is what about the efforts where you have to say, “This thing is going to take $300 million?” It just is. There’s no shortcut and there’s no minimum viable product. It is going to take $300 million, and that $300 million has to be reserved ahead of time.