Memcached is the unsung hero of the cloud. A new offering lets users deploy directly to Amazon Web Services.
Websites that don't scale are so 1999. It's time to get into the Cloud.
NoSQL is getting another big push with Membase, a database that looks and acts like the popular Memcached caching server.
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.
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IBM Vice President Craig Hayman says that proven system architecture models and open standards are the way to go.
There's much hype around NoSQL databases, but are developers using them in the real world? One development shop tells me yes.
New tools dubbed NoSQL may help developers achieve Internet-scale for their database driven applications.
Facebook becomes a "gold" sponsor of the Apache Software Foundation, noting that Apache provides the optimal development environment for the social-networking giant.
Young entrepreneur offers Web 2.0 conference attendees a few secrets to his success, adding that he can eat a lot of chicken nuggets.