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Ravelry. Tim Bray interviews Casey Forbes, the single engineer behind Ravelry, the knitting community that serves 10 million Rails requests a day using just seven physical servers, MySQL, Sphinx, memcached, nginx, haproxy, passenger and Tokyo Cabinet.

# 3rd September 2009, 6:50 pm / caseyforbes, haproxy, memcached, mysql, nginx, passenger, rails, ravelry, scaling, sphinx-search, tim-bray, tokyocabinet, tokyotyrant