Memcache support in MySQL 5.6

A quick introduction to using the Memcache protocol with MySQL 5.6

The new Memcache API support in MySQL 5.6 is interesting. It enables developers to use existing Memcache clients to talk to a persistent InnoDB back-end using the Memcache protocol. Dr Dobb's have a great write-up on the topic here:

NoSQL with MySQL

John Collins

I have been writing about web technology and software development since 2001. I am the developer of the Alpha Framework for PHP. I love open source, technology, and economics. You can follow updates from this blog on Twitter.