Performance Statistics

Ivan Krstic krstic at
Fri Mar 24 13:58:49 UTC 2006

Nathanial Thelen (Userplane) wrote:
> We will be doing in the neighborhood of
> 200k reads per sec plus 200K sets per second.  Is this Something that
> with enough servers memcached can scale up to and past? 

Sure; memcached scales linearly by design.

> If so, any
> idea on what kind of hardware we would need?

Nothing special. You'll probably find you can saturate the network
interface with memcached data easier than eating up all the CPU.

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