Sean Chittenden sean at chittenden.org
Sat Dec 4 11:27:13 PST 2004

>>>> I was quite surprised at how much it beats the Perl Client...
>>>> 2967 vs 16650 gets a second in my tests.. (scripts I used are at 
>>>> the URL
>>>> above)
>>> A more fair comparison may be against libmemcache:
>>> http://people.freebsd.org/~seanc/libmemcache/
>> Indeed.  I've projected that with libmemcached(3) and a dedicated 
>> client and server, one could achieve around 1.2M get/set requests a 
>> second.  -sc
> erm... on what hardware?

Athlon64, nothing fancy.

> What would the perl client get on the same hardware/setup?

No clue...  maybe 2x or 3x its current speed?  *shrug*  -sc

Sean Chittenden

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