Building Airbnb’s Change Data Capture system (SpinalTap), to enable propagating & reacting to data mutations in real time.

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The dining hall in the San Francisco Office is always gleaming with natural sunlight!

Labor day weekend is just around the corner! Karim is amped for a well deserved vacation. He logs in to Airbnb to start planning a trip to San Francisco, and stumbles upon a great listing hosted by Dany. He books it.

A moment later, Dany receives a notification that his home has been booked. …