Provides a map (key/value) cache that can be accessed over a socket. Interaction with this service is typically accomplished via a DistributedMapCacheClient service.


distributed, cluster, map, cache, server, key/value


In the list below, the names of required properties appear in bold. Any other properties (not in bold) are considered optional. The table also indicates any default values.

Name Default Value Allowable Values Description
Port 4557 The port to listen on for incoming connections
Maximum Cache Entries 10000 The maximum number of cache entries that the cache can hold
Eviction Strategy Least Frequently Used * Least Frequently Used
* Least Recently Used
* First In, First Out
Determines which strategy should be used to evict values from the cache to make room for new entries
Persistence Directory If specified, the cache will be persisted in the given directory; if not specified, the cache will be in-memory only
SSL Context Service Controller Service API:
If specified, this service will be used to create an SSL Context that will be used to secure communications; if not specified, communications will not be secure

See Also:

DistributedMapCacheClientService, StandardSSLContextService