Largest production memcached install?

Paul Querna chip at
Thu May 3 18:12:23 UTC 2007

Sam Lavery wrote:
> Does anyone know what the largest installation of memcached currently
> is?  I'm considering putting it on 100+ machines(solaris/mod_perl), and
> would love to hear any tips people have for managing a group of that
> size(and larger).  Additionally, are there any particular patches I
> should try out for this specific platform? has memcached on a couple hundred machines.

We do have the 'set' of memcached instances split into smaller groups --
its not one completely flat cluster.  Our biggest flat cluster is about
75 nodes right now.

I think facebook is bigger though :-)


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