Guide to Caching in Rails using Memcache

Guide to Caching in Rails using Memcache 1 The post intends to cover the topics and tools that can help in implementing Memcache as caching store in Rails and debugging issues with it. To help newbies grasp it from start, it also provides references to installing and validating the memcache install without Rails too. “Memcached is an in-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data (strings, objects) from results of database calls, API calls, or page rendering” Installing Memcache Mac OS X Snow Leopard brew install memcached Ubuntu sudo apt-get install memcached More information about Installing Memcache can be found here Starting Memcache memcached -vv -v…