Baidu Queries Data 30 Times Faster with Alluxio

As the largest Chinese language Internet search provider, Baidu is very experienced with stressing their production data serving systems. In this case study, Shaoshan Liu — senior architect at Baidu — shares his experiences with Alluxio in production, and how the technology has led to dramatic performance gains. With Alluxio, batch queries are transformed into interactive queries. This enables Baidu to discover insights interactively leading to increases in productivity by 10 fold and improvements in customer experience.