I’m in process of developing my first enterprise RoR application, and
I’m wondering which kind of session storage to use. I’ve looked over a
lot of stuff on the net (the very popular speed comparison, a few other
highly rated [by Google] sites that talk about it), but these don’t
really clarify exactly what I want to know.
Once this site goes into production, it’s going to have a pretty decent
sized system behind it… more than enough RAM to go around, tons of
disk space. What I’m wondering is, given that you have enough RAM that
even with very heavy loads you’re not going to run out, is using
memory_store a good idea?
Right now, as it is in development, I’m using a pstore setup because
there are only a few developers working on it, and when we test out the
production environment, it’s currently using a memory_store. I just
don’t know if that’s a good idea when it goes live and the boxes are