Terracotta BigMemory 3.7: Multi-Terabyte Support, Improved Search, Enhanced Security by Bienvenido David Posted on Jul 31, 2012
Memcached surpasses EhCache and Coherence in Java Job Demand by Rick Hightower Posted on Sep 13, 2011 16
JSR-107, JCache: Alive and Going to be Part of Java EE 7 by Rick Hightower Posted on Aug 31, 2011 5
Terracotta's BigMemory Aiming to Eliminate Garbage Collection for Java Caches by Charles Humble Posted on Sep 14, 2010 37
Ehcache 2.2 Supports Terabyte Cache and LDAP Authentication by Srini Penchikala Posted on Aug 04, 2010
Ari Zilka on RAM is the New Disk & BigMemory
Aug 16, 2011
Terracotta creator Ari Zilka talks about about the RAM is the new disk and argues for scaling up before scaling out, comparing the architectural approaches of lots of VMs with small heaps vs. a few JVMs with very large heaps. Ari introduces BigMemory, a Java add-on to Enterprise Ehcache, which allows app designs with huge amounts of memory accessible in-process, with minimal garbage collection.
Scaling Australia's Most Popular Online News Sites with Ehcache
Ari Zilka and Matthias Matook
Dec 06, 2010
Matthias Matook and Ari Zilka share the real-world experience of implementing Enterprise Ehcache at Australia's most visited online news sites. The talk will focus on the challenges and technical solutions to deal with massive page hits, high concurrency and how to achieve linear scalability without additional hardware.
Scaling Your Cache & Caching at Scale
Jun 07, 2010
Alex Miller explains shortly why caching is useful, followed by examples of typical difficulties encountered when setting up a cache, like large datasets, data eviction, stale data, replication, loading, duplication. Miller also discusses available choices for designing a distributed caching architecture, and ways to test a cache for performance.