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Using memcached to Cache Content

July 26th, 2011 Leave a comment
Using memcached to Cache Content

Web servers in the modern era are expected to do a great deal of processing and serving of all different types of content; the amount and type of content now, in fact, is far greater and more varied than it was even ten years ago. In response to these demands placed on web servers and database servers, caching systems have come into existence in order to speed up performance and help with database and web performance. memcached is a distributed memory caching system developed for use in LiveJournal’s web and database service. It is now a general-purpose, open caching server for… View full post »