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Tagged #memcached

Fixing Server bottlenecks with Go and Nginx

Using Go to serve json direct from memcached alongside Rails app


Memcached client for Ruby

Amazon ElastiCache

Memcached compatible cache nodes on AWS

Blazing Fast Speeds with Sinatra and Memcached

Ruby memcached

Ruby interface to libmemcached C client


Perl memcached interrogator that outputs in a top-like format

Peeping into memcached

Find out what’s happening under the memcached covers. With examples on how to buld load the data into MySQL for analysis.

Anti-RDBMS: A list of distributed key-value stores

Stretches my little brain a bit, but this is a comprehensive breakdown of k/v stores and their drawbacks.

Rate limiting with memcached

Great idea for limiting access attempts using memcached rather than repeated database hits. Suggested use is resisting dictionary password attacks; could also be used for resisting spammers


Ruby library intended for Twitter that caches results from an API for 10 minutes and copes if the API is unavailable. Will use Memcache if available.

Using Memcache with Google App Engine

Strategy: Break Up the Memcache Dog Pile

How to refresh stale data without killing your database

The Death of Read Replication

Build objects from data stored in MySQL and push those objects into memcached

Memcaching Rails — err.the_blog

Using memcache with Rails


Module for nginx to caches pages or pass through to the application if not found

About This Blog: Memcached

Caching strategy for a blog using Memcached


How serves images using S3

The Secret to Memcached

Memcaching Rails

actsascached Rails plugin