What is Ehcache?
Ehcache is an open source, standards-based cache for boosting performance, offloading your database, and simplifying scalability. It's the most widely-used Java-based cache because it's robust, proven, and full-featured. Ehcache scales from in-process, with one or more nodes, all the way to mixed in-process/out-of-process configurations with terabyte-sized caches.
Ehcache is a tool in the Cache category of a tech stack.
Ehcache is an open source tool with 1.8K GitHub stars and 556 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Ehcache's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Ehcache?
11 companies reportedly use Ehcache in their tech stacks, including Wongnai, Nuxeo, and Insoft.
60 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Ehcache.
Pros of Ehcache
Way Faster than Redis and Elasticache Redis
Simpler to run in testing environment
Container doesn't have to be running for local tests
May 29 2015 at 9:25AM
Ehcache Alternatives & Comparisons
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