News Feed
Sections




News Archive
Looking for more information on how to do PHP the right way? Check out PHP: The Right Way

NetTuts.com:
Turbocharge your Website with Memcached
February 07, 2012 @ 10:06:40

On the NetTuts.com site there's a new tutorial showing you how to introduce the Memcached tool to your application - a quick and easy way to cache data and optimize performance.

Your latest PHP/MySQL website is finally online. And it's awesome. But it's not as fast as you want it to be, because of the many SQL queries running every time a page is generated. And above that, you have the feeling it will not scale well under heavy loads. And you are most likely right. In this tutorial, we will see how you can greatly improve your website's responsiveness [...] by implementing a cache layer between your code and your database. The good news is it is fairly easy, and can be done in a few minutes!

They help you get the memcached server installed (a one-liner in most linux distributions) and how to install the memcached extension using PECL. Code is included showing you how to connect to the server, store data into the cache based on a generated key and how to pull the same data back out.

0 comments voice your opinion now!
memcached cache data tutorial introduction


blog comments powered by Disqus

Similar Posts

Rashaud Teague's Blog: Basic Data Trees

Ben Ramsey: Setting Up Jenkins on Amazon Linux for PHP Testing

WebReference.com: Class Inheritance with PHP

PHPMaster.com: Generate QR Codes in PHP

DevShed: Manipulating String Literals with Interpreter Classes in PHP 5


Community Events





Don't see your event here?
Let us know!


release development conference language list api laravel series interview community code introduction tips zendserver framework deployment podcast bugfix symfony threedevsandamaybe

All content copyright, 2014 PHPDeveloper.org :: info@phpdeveloper.org - Powered by the Solar PHP Framework