Paper notes: MemC3, a better Memcached

MemC3: Compact and Concurrent MemCache with Dumber Caching and Smarter Hashing Fan and Andersen, NSDI 2013 The big idea: This is a paper about choosing your data structures and algorithms carefully. By paying careful attention to the workload and functional requirements, the authors reimplement memcached to achieve a) better concurrency and b) better space efficiency. […]