Eventual Consistency Explained
By Charles Lamb on Jun 12, 2012
Here's a short paper called De-mystifying "Eventual-Consistency" In Distributed Systems by Ashok Joshi.
Recently, there’s been a lot of talk about the notion of eventual consistency, mostly in the context of NoSQL databases and “Big Data”. This short article explains the notion of consistency, and also how it is relevant for building NoSQL applications.