A free and open source high-performance distributed memory object caching system, Memcached is the DevOps tool that speeds up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load. While it is a simple tool, Memcached is powerful and promotes quick deployment, ease of development, and problem-solving for large data caches.
- API available for most popular languages
- In-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data from results of database calls, API calls, or page rendering
- Simple, yet powerful