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2 items tagged “dustinsallings”


dustin’s gomemcached (via) A memcached server written in Go, an experiment by memcached maintainer Dustin Sallings.

# 13th November 2009, 3:13 pm / concurrency, dustinsallings, go, memcached, programming

Memcached 1.4.0 released. The big new feature is the (optional) binary protocol, which enables other features such as CAS-everywhere and efficient client-side replication. Maintainer Dustin Sallings has also released some useful sounding EC2 instances which automatically assign nearly all of their RAM to memcached on launch and shouldn’t need any further configuration.

# 17th July 2009, 10:26 pm / ami, binary, caching, cas, dustinsallings, ec2, memcached, performance, scaling