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McRouter: A memcached protocol router for scaling memcached deployments, by Facebook. Mcrouter is a memcached protocol router for scaling memcached deployments. It's a core component of cache infrastructure at Facebook and Instagram where mcrouter handles almost 5 billion requests per second at peak; Redis To Go: Simple Redis hosting. Redis To Go was created to make the managing Redis instances easier, whether it is just one instance or serveral. Deploying a new instance of Redis is dead simple, whether for production or development.

McRouter can be classified as a tool in the "Memcached Tools" category, while Redis To Go is grouped under "Redis Hosting".

McRouter is an open source tool with 2.5K GitHub stars and 436 GitHub forks. Here's a link to McRouter's open source repository on GitHub.

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    What is McRouter?

    Mcrouter is a memcached protocol router for scaling memcached deployments. It's a core component of cache infrastructure at Facebook and Instagram where mcrouter handles almost 5 billion requests per second at peak.

    What is Redis To Go?

    Redis To Go was created to make the managing Redis instances easier, whether it is just one instance or serveral. Deploying a new instance of Redis is dead simple, whether for production or development.

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