How to Optimize Web Server- Install Memcached


On dynamic websites is highly recommended a cached system. There are several methods how to implement a cached system but in this article we will show how to install Memcached. Memcached is a general-purpose distributed memory caching system that was originally developed by Danga Interactive for LiveJournal, but is now used by many other sites. It speed up dynamic database-driven websites by caching data and objects in RAM to reduce the number of times an external data source (such as a database or API) must be read. Memcached runs on Unix, Linux, Windows and Mac OS X and is distributed under a permissive free software licens.

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