Instagram: 25 photos and 90 likes every second

Instagram: 25 photos and 90 likes every second

Instagram figures: More than 25 photos & 90 likes every second.

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Co-founder Mike Krieger revealed yesterday through Instagram Official Blog how they’re scaling at Instagram.

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You can now follow our Engineering blog for more updates if you are interested by this kind of technical figures.

As they stored a lot of datas  at Instagram, they want to make sure all important information will fit into memory and will be available quickly for us, instagramers through a process called  shard .

More information for Techies here.

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We knew in previous information delivered that Instagram was hosting more than 150 million pics in previous posts and going,  but today the important data, for us “non-techy” Igers,  is the impressive figures of Pictures and Likes per second in the platform!

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According to Instagram Team, we are uploading around 25 photos and producing 90 likes per second!!

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That´s really amazing and i think in the next few months we will have more impressive news !

@philgonzalez