Caching Strategies Explained

This white paper provides a general overview of different strategies for application caching. It explains the advantages and disadvantages, as well as when to apply the appropriate strategy.

Additionally, the paper gives a short introduction to JCache, the standard Java Caching API, as well as insight into the characteristics of the Hazelcast IMDG JCache implementation and how it helps integrate different caching strategies into your application landscape.

Topics include:

  • Cache Types
  • Caching Strategies
  • Caching Topologies
  • Eviction Strategies
  • Java Temporary Caching – JCache
  • Hazelcast IMDG Caching


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