Most of the modern web applications these days which have a more dominant read workload, experience significant infrastructure challenges. One of the primary challenges is to improve the user response time. This in turn leads to more user engament, and more revenue via Advertisements. Facebook currently solves this problem using memcached as a building block to build memcache, and scale it to support one of the largest social networking sites in the world.

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Pradeep Nayak

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San Jose