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Your example describes delegation, not distribution. Delegation would be assigning a specific task to an appropriate subsystem, where as distribution divides a process into roughly similar parts that can be run in parallel. A simple litmus test: ask your self, if I need to scale this system do I scale it "up" (a bigger computer) or "out" (additional small ...


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The same problems exist with a single server too. What if two users connected to the same server update the same balance at the same time? What if the same user opens two tabs in the browser, or two different browsers, or simply connects from two devices such as a PC and a smartphone, at the same time? What happens more often that the application performs ...



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