RailsLab Scaling Rails: Episode #8 - Memcached

Posted in Development, Frameworks, Databases, Project Management on March 22, 2009



Most of the big Web 2.0 websites rely on memcached (pronounced "Memcache-Dee") to scale, even the ones not using Rails. In this screencast you’ll learn how easy it is to use memcached in your Rails application, and how to do low level query caching for websites where you have highly customized layouts.

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Tags: Ruby, Ruby On Rails, Frameworks, Scalability, caching, eCommerce, Memcached, database, RailsLab, Capacity Planning, Scaling Rails, Cache Expiration, Agile Development