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Redis and Memcached are popular, open-source, in-memory data stores.  Although they are both easy to use and offer high performance, there are  important differences to consider when choosing an engine. Memcached is  designed for simplicity while Redis offers a rich set of features that  make it effective for a wide range of use cases. Understand your  requirements and what each engine offers to decide which solution better  meets your needs.

Both Redis and Memcached support sub-millisecond response times. By storing data in-memory they can read data more quickly than disk based databases.

Both Redis and Memcached are syntactically easy to…


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