How did Google start?
How did Google start? Back in 1997, Google’s architecture looked like this…
Can you see the barrels?
Sergey Brin and Lawrence Page presented a paper at a conference in 1997.
According to this, once a page has been indexed, the word occurrences are stored in “barrels”.
once a page has been indexed, the word occurrences are stored in “barrels”.
More about these barrels, and the page rank algorithm, and how Google does what it does (at least in 1997) can be read here: The Anatomy of a Large-Scale Hypertextual Web Search Engine
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