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Im quite interested in Facebook's code which was thrown over the wall again..

FlashCache ...

Sounds fast, using SSD's to help scale InnoDB/MySQL, but it was designed as a generic caching module that can be used with any application built on top of any block device..

Anyone tried it? Or using it?


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You should check out the benchmarks of Flashcache on -

Binaries of Percona Server (MySQL fork) with Flashcache support are on the product roadmap, located here:

(Disclaimer: I work for Percona, authors of

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