Handle 700 Percent More Requests Using Squid and APC Cache
Monday, July 27, 2009 at 3:25AM
General Chicken in Caching, Strategy

This post on www.ilovebonnie.net documents some impressive system performance improvements by the addition of Squid Cache (a caching proxy) and APC Cache (opcode cache for PHP).

The post has an in-depth discussion and a number of supporting charts. The primary point is how simple it can be to improve performance and scalability by adding caching.

Article originally appeared on (http://highscalability.com/).
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