I’m building my first back-end project, that will process a lot of data daily.
It will get all ongoing streams from Twitch API, make some processing and save detailed data into DB. From what I know already - there will be a lot of documents in some Models. Here is a question:
Does short keys really save some disk space?
I’m curious if I should probably make some kind of coding/decoding stage for keys, so they will be stored in database as:
Thanks for replies guys.
I will have probably like 10MIL+ documents in channels collection, lots more in streams collection. That’s why I’m looking for options that early.
Of course - I will run my app without these optimizations yet, and will check if they make sense, but I will know where to seek these optimizations now. Thanks once again