[nycbug-talk] soekris style boxes for memcached ?

Brian A. Seklecki lavalamp at spiritual-machines.org
Fri May 18 18:01:58 EDT 2007

On Fri, 18 May 2007, Bob Ippolito wrote:

> On 5/18/07, Peter Wright <pete at nomadlogic.org> wrote:
> memcached is basically just a big hash table that people use for
> caching data (it's not redundant or anything, but you can code that at
> the application level). The bottleneck is usually the network and the

Right.  At some point you'll need SGI's NUMALink (3.2gbps synchronous?). 
But maybe 802.3ad bonding/trunking of 1gbps or 10gbps and an open 
architecture can get you comparabile results without 3-phase power >:}


> amount of RAM you have, it really doesn't do much with the CPU.
> [1] http://lists.danga.com/pipermail/memcached/2007-May/004098.html
> -bob
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