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Getting Started with Memcached by Ahmed Soliman

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Chapter 1. Getting Started with Memcached

Welcome to Getting Started with Memcached (A handy guide for memcached that helps you boost your application performance easily).

In this section, we will be covering the basic steps to get your memcached server up and running, either for testing or for a real production environment.

Basic installation of memcached on Ubuntu (Simple)

Let's get started with the basic installation of memcached on Ubuntu Linux 12.04LTS (long-time support) using apt-get. We have picked this particular version of Ubuntu because it's the latest LTS version that came out while writing this book, however, the steps of installation are the same for any other Ubuntu version. LTS is generally recommended for production servers because ...

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