MySQL at Facebook

Facebook uses lots MySQL databases. Any information about how Facebook scales MySQL? Some information on the Web: MySQL at Facebook’s page A post by Ryan Thiessen, Database Operations at Facebook on Quora: And more: “A lot of people are surprised that for this shiny new thing for Facebook, we’re using […]

Cache at Facebook

About caching system at Facebook. According to: Facebook has two major cache systems: Memcache, which is a simple lookaside cache with most of its smarts in the client, and TAO, a caching graph database that does its own queries to MySQL. The NSDI’13 paper introduces more about Memcache: The USENIX ATC’13 paper introduces […]