[Evangelism] Re: "Top 15 Questions..." Final Draft

Gabrielle Hendryx-Parker gabrielle at sixfeetup.com
Wed Apr 15 01:11:46 UTC 2009


On Apr 11, 2009, at 7:26 AM, Alexander Limi wrote:
>
> #4: "A free Plone add-on, RelStorage, also allows enterprises with  
> investments in Oracle, MySQL and PostgreSQL to store the data  
> driving their Plone site in their existing infrastructure for more  
> robust scalability, clustering and failover."
>
> This implies that the ZODB doesn't scale, and that you choose Oracle  
> to do so — neither of which are true. ;)
>
> I would drop the scalability argument, the main reason why people  
> use it is the "existing infrastructure/standards" and tool support  
> for failover/backup/clustering. So, something like:
>
> "A free Plone add-on, RelStorage, also allows enterprises with  
> investments in Oracle, MySQL and PostgreSQL to store the data  
> driving their Plone site in their existing infrastructure to be able  
> to make use of familiar tools, clustering and failover solutions."
>
GHP: I have updated the doct accordingly.

>
> #5: Maybe mention something like "As an example, plone.org is one of  
> the few web sites in the world that has a 9 out of 10 PageRank in  
> Google, the same as major sites like those of IBM and Microsoft."

GHP: I have added this to the "Top 15 Questions" doct too.



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