NoSQL combinations - what works best?

Les Mikesell lesmikesell at
Tue Aug 9 13:23:32 EDT 2011

On 8/9/2011 12:08 PM, Alexander Sicular wrote:
> Outside of legacy concerns I have no idea why someone would select
> memcache over redis for a new application today. Redis gives you
> everything memcache does plus a boat load of
> omg-wtf-where-has-this-been-all-my-life capabilities.

The main point of memcache is that it is distributed and the clients 
automatically handle failover at any reasonably large scale.  How do you 
arrange that with redis?

   Les Mikesell
    lesmikesell at

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