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Facebook feeds open source community with ‘mcrouter’

Screen Shot 2015-11-14 at 2.12.46 AMFacebook is kicking off the week with a number of new bullet points on its open source agenda. Introduced at the @Scale technical summit in San Francisco on Monday, the social network is targeting engineers who build or maintain systems that are designed for scale. The first project is dubbed “mcrouter,” a memcached protocol being unleashed under an open-source BSD license.