Need design advice. What's my best approach for storing this data?

Rene Pijlman at
Fri Mar 17 19:37:27 CET 2006

>My initial thought was to put the data in large dictionaries and shelve
>them (and possibly zipping them to save storage space until the data is
>needed). However, these are huge files.

ZODB solves that problem for you.

More in particular "5.3 BTrees Package":

But I've only used ZODB for small databases compared to yours. It's
supposed to scale very well, but I can't speak from experience.

René Pijlman

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