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Re: Youporn.com is now a 100% Redis Site


Gerhard Lazu Feb 16, 2012 2:09 AM
Posted in group: Redis DB
This is very impressive indeed! Is it just replication to multiple
slaves and then reads spread across those or is it something more
involved. Would love to find out more about your setup.

On Feb 16, 1:57 am, Eric Pickup <eric.pic...@manwin.com> wrote:
> I just want to let the devs know that Youporn.com relaunched two weeks
> ago with Redis as our primary database.  With @100 million page views
> per day, our cluster of Redis slaves are handling over 300k queries
> per second.
>
> After the switchover we had to add some additional Redis nodes but not
> because Redis was overworked but because the network cards couldn't
> keep up with Redis.
>
> Everyone involved has been more than impressed with Redis'
> performance.
>
> All reads come from Redis;  we are maintaining MySQL just to allow us
> to build new sorted sets as our requirement change.
>
> I'm going to be doing the keynote a major Canadian tech conference
> (confoo.ca) about the youporn.com rewrite and one of the major topics
> will be Redis and how much it helped us.
>
> Do you guys have a logo that would look good on a white background?  I
> want to make you guys stand out.
>
> Thanks for the great software!
>
> ~Eric