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Differences in memory consumption between two identical D7 sites?

I'm running Drupal on a news site that has a lot of different View blocks on the front page (~5 total, all cached). In trying to reduce the memory footprint of the site, I've checked out source from ...
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Fastest/scalable way to serve static files?

What options are there to serve static files very fast? Are there any options that allow caching the file in the memory of the server, etc? For example caching the js files in the memory. I know of ...
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How to map a folder to memory?

Is there a way to map a particular folder to memory? Say I have C:\somePath and I want that folder to be in memory at all times and maybe changes are dumped to HDD asynchronously without my notice. So ...
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Does a web application which is running on SSD need in-memory caching?

My hosting provider offers me to increase my server's memory from 8gb to 24gb, at the same monthly cost of 3x 120gb SSD. SSD choice seems more reasonable to me; but im curious if my web application ...
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Utilizing my RAM more efficiently

I just upgraded my RAM on my server from 4 GB to 16GB, I have 2x Dual Core 2.4 Ghz processors and would like to utilize that extra RAM if possible to setup some additional caching, or just anything ...
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How to “distribute” memcached?

I know how to install and use memcached on one server. But I heard you can "distribute it"? How does that work, and how can I enable that feature?