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I need to reduce the value of "write per second" and "read per second" on MySQL (this is for statistics: total views of post).

Can Memcached doing this job?


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Memcached doesn't have any such controls. You probably need some form of proxy server to sit in between your program calling MySQL and MySQL server itself. Check out MySQL Proxy:


Lua is a pretty straight forward language and you can probably implement exactly what you're looking for.

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Memcache cannot control traffic. What you can do is MySQL cluster with load balancer.

Memcache is accelerator for MySQL with key-value store

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