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memcached Alternatives

memcached is described as 'Free & open source, high-performance, distributed memory object caching system, generic in nature, but intended for use in speeding up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to memcached for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is Redis, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like memcached are Varnish, Cloudify, Hazelcast and Skytable.

memcached alternatives are mainly Business Intelligence Tools but may also be Cloud Computing Services or Relational Databases. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of memcached.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Linux

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    Redis

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted

    Redis™ (REmote DIctionary Server) is an open-source, networked, in-memory, key-value data store with optional durability. It is often referred to as a data structure server since keys can contain strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets.

    Redis running on Windows
    Almost everyone thinks Redis is a great alternative to memcached.
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    Varnish

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Varnish Cache is an open source, state of the art HTTP application accelerator.

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    Varnish vs memcached opinions
    This alternative is disputed. Varnish is still a legitimate alternative to memcached, but it might have issues that some users think are important.

    They has a totally different purpose, besides being both cache.

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  3. Cloudify icon

    Cloudify is an orchestration-first, model-driven cloud management platform native to Network function virtualization (NFV), that is open source and based on the TOSCA standard.

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    Hazelcast

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Hazelcast is an in-memory Open Source data grid based on Java. By having multiple nodes form a cluster, data is evenly distributed among the nodes. This allows for horizontal scalability both in terms of available storage space and processing power.

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    Skytable

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted

    Skytable is a free and open-source realtime NoSQL database that aims to provide flexible data modelling at scale.

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  6. Bluzelle is a decentralized and open source database powered by PBFT Consensus Engine. It is a NoSQL key-value store database. Learn about trustless computing and discover the benefits of a decentralized by joining our Beta testing for free.

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    HyperDex

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    HyperDex is the next generation key-value store. It provides a rich API, strong consistency, fault-tolerance, and transactions.

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    Couchbase

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Couchbase is the NoSQL database market share leader, with production deployments at AOL, Deutsche Post, NTT Docomo, Salesforce.com, Turner Broadcasting Systems, Zynga and hundreds of other organizations worldwide.

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    Apache Ignite

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Java

    Apache Ignite In-Memory Data Fabric is a high-performance, integrated and distributed in-memory platform for computing and transacting on large-scale data sets in real-time, orders of magnitude faster than possible with traditional disk-based or flash technologies.

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    NCache

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    NCache is an Open Source in-memory distributed cache for .NET, Java, and Node.js. NCache provides an extremely fast and linearly scalable distributed cache that caches application data and reduces expensive database trips.

    NCache Monitor is a dashboard-style monitoring tool that lets you monitor a lot of detail about your cache cluster and also the cache client machines. Just like NCache Manager, you can run NCache Monitory from a single central location and monitor everything remotely.
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