How to install memcached on Centos 7

How to install memcached on Centos 7

In this tutorial i will show you how to install memcached on centos 7. Let’s get started.

Free & open source, high-performance, distributed memory object caching system, generic in nature, but intended for use in speeding up dynamic web applications by alleviating database load.Memcached is an in-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data (strings, objects) from results of database calls, API calls, or page rendering.Memcached is simple yet powerful. Its simple design promotes quick deployment, ease of development, and solves many problems facing large data caches. Its API is available for most popular languages.

install memcached on centos

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Step 1: Install and Configure Memcached

We will nstall memcached on centos server using yum:

yum install -y memcached

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Step 2: Configure Memcached

Open memcached configuration file with your favourite editor in am using vim

vim /etc/sysconfig/memcached

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Step 3: Services for memcached

Now we will start the services of the memcached:

systemctl start memcached

Also enable memcached on boot:

systemctl enable memcached

You have successfully installed memcached on centos 7

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