risk and memcached

Brian Akins brian at akins.org
Sat Aug 11 08:56:25 EDT 2012

On Aug 9, 2012, at 4:39 PM, José Ghislain Quenum <jose.quenum at googlemail.com> wrote:

> my question is fairly simple. If one is developing an app, does that make sense to combine memcached with a riak datastore, given that riak has its own caching mechanism?

We do a 1 second cache locally within each client for a particular app.  We do 10's of thousands of gets per second and this helped performance tremendously.  So, depending on the specific of your app, memcache may help.


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