Sun Glassfish Web Stack with Memcached
By Brian Overstreet on Feb 13, 2009
With the launch of Sun Glassfish Portfolio, there is now support for the Sun Glassfish Web Stack. One advantage of the Glassfish Web Stack is that PHP has memcached compiled in natively as opposed to the Blastwave PHP packages.
Why memcached? To increase scalability. Amanda has a great blueprint on the effect of memcached on performance, http://wikis.sun.com/display/BluePrints/An+Open+Source+Web+Solution+-+Lighttpd+Web+Server+and+Chip+Multithreading+Technology.