This article needs additional citations for verification. Scalability is the capability of a system, network, or process to handle a growing amount of work, or its potential to be enlarged to accommodate that growth. Scalability, as a property of systems, is generally difficult to define and scale out software any particular case it is necessary to define the specific requirements for scalability on those dimensions that are deemed important.
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It is a highly significant issue in electronics systems, databases, routers, and networking. An example is a search engine, which scales not only for the number of users, but also for the number of objects it indexes. Scalability refers to the ability of a site to increase in size as demand warrants. The concept of scalability is desirable in technology as well as business settings. ICS can scale resource coordination from a single-engine roadside brushfire to an interstate wildland fire, for example. Administrative scalability: The ability for an increasing number of organizations or users to easily share a single distributed system. Functional scalability: The ability to enhance the system by adding new functionality at minimal effort.