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Memcache caches database results and articles, reducing overall DB load and allowing seamless DB maintenance during quiet periods. Memcached

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Full text search is provided by a SOLR cluster. This is done on Master/Slave replication with Varnish as a cache. Solr

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Tomcat provides a fantastic application container that runs the majority of services of the site. Apache Tomcat

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Varnish sits as a secondary cache layer behind Akamai. Two servers operate in a Primary/Secondary configuration with failover managed by HAProxy. Requests peak at around 10k/s. Varnish

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