Memcached is an high-performance and distributed memory object caching system which is generic in nature. It can serve cached items in less than a millisecond, it enables you to easily and cost effectively scale for higher loads. Memcached is popular for database query results caching, web page caching, API caching and caching of objects such as images, files,session caching and metadata.
Easy configurable AMI with pre-installed Memcached
INSTALLATION VIA AWS MARKETPLACE
Kindly click on the below link to install the server via AWS Marketplace:
Step 1. Connect to SSH
In a terminal window, use the ssh command to connect to the instance. You specify the user name for your instance, and the public DNS name or IPv6 address for your instance, the path and file name of the private key (.pem).
ssh ubuntu@publicIP -i [Path of key pair file]
If it shows access denied message run the following command , then run the above command again to connect via ssh.
chmod 400 [Path of key pair file]
Step 3. Test your Installation
To verify the installation, follow the below instructions
Login with SSH
Run command - Sudo systemctl status memcached
You will see the Active status (see screenshot below)