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Cloud-scaling on Amazon with Memcached

Memcached is the unsung hero of the cloud. A new offering lets users deploy directly to Amazon Web Services.

By Dec. 8, 2009


Europeana crash prevention: Cloud and memcached

Websites that don't scale are so 1999. It's time to get into the Cloud.

By Nov. 21, 2008


NorthScale, Zynga team up on NoSQL

NoSQL is getting another big push with Membase, a database that looks and acts like the popular Memcached caching server.

By Jun. 23, 2010


Big data in context

A whole realm of new vendors aim to make it easier to process vast amounts of information. It's a field that's as interesting as it is complicated.

By Jul. 30, 2010


'Old' tech like Java and .Net is hot in cold economy

If you want a date, learn PHP or Squeak. If you want a job, you might want to focus on Java, .Net, Oracle, and other boring old enterprise technologies.

By Jul. 27, 2009


IBM: Three tiers for scale

IBM Vice President Craig Hayman says that proven system architecture models and open standards are the way to go.

By Jul. 16, 2009


NoSQL in the real world

There's much hype around NoSQL databases, but are developers using them in the real world? One development shop tells me yes.

By Feb. 10, 2010


NoSQL and the future of cloud databases

New tools dubbed NoSQL may help developers achieve Internet-scale for their database driven applications.

By Dec. 9, 2009


Facebook friends Apache with $40,000

Facebook becomes a "gold" sponsor of the Apache Software Foundation, noting that Apache provides the optimal development environment for the social-networking giant.

By Jan. 12, 2010


At FOWA, WordPress' Mullenweg talks about scaling and spamming

Young entrepreneur offers Web 2.0 conference attendees a few secrets to his success, adding that he can eat a lot of chicken nuggets.

By Feb. 29, 2008