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Good Books About Scaling Up Databases/Servers/etc.? [closed]

I've applied for an internship at a startup company that expects its user base to grow by a large factor in a small amount of time, and so part of their project is to scale everything up so that ...
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What is “The” book for database design? [closed]

In programming, there is often a canonical book for a particular topic, like the dragon book for compilers, K&R for C, etc. Is their a book regarding modern database design that simply must be ...
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Good beginners books on databases?

All, I am looking for recommendations on database books. Ideally, I would like a book spending no more than 1/4 covering the basics of the abstract / theoretical stuff, and then delves into the ...