How to Use Consistent Hashing in a System Design Interview?

Arslan Ahmad
Jun 15 · 8 min read

While designing a scalable system, one of the most important aspects is defining how the data will be partitioned and replicated across servers.

Let’s first define partitioning and replication so that we are on the same page.

Data partitioning: It is the process of distributing data across a set of servers. It improves the scalability…