Category: Caching

Hazelcast IBM Dynacache Provider

IBM has a cache abstraction called Dynacache in Websphere Application Server(WAS) Distributions. That abstraction is handy if you want to use a configurable built-in cache solution in your JEE application deployed into WAS environment. Following is the basic retrieval of…

Scaling Applications without Code changes

Overview Over the last 15 years, web load balancers have been deployed to scale web applications. They eventually became a requirement for any application scale out. As web traffic increased, it was apparent that the data tier was not keeping…

Introducing Hazelcast Striim Hot Cache

Today, we are thrilled to announce the availability of Hazelcast Striim Hot Cache. This joint solution with Hazelcast’s in-memory data grid uses Striim’s Change Data Capture to solve the cache consistency problem. With Hazelcast Striim Hot Cache, you can reduce…

Spring Boot: Hazelcast for Session Replication

In an earlier blog post, Caching Made Bootiful: The Hazelcast Way, Hazelcast’s Viktor Gamov demonstrated the ease of doing caching with Hazelcast in Spring. In this post, we’ll continue the theme to show how trivial session clustering is to implement…

Configure Hazelcast With Azure

Learn how to get a Hazelcast cluster up and running just the way you want it using Microsoft Azure. Getting started with Hazelecast on Microsoft Azure is a simple four-step process: 1. Basics Username: This will be the username used…

Hazelcast vs ElastiCache (Memcached)

Overview This article compares Hazelcast to the Amazon Web Services ElastiCache Memcached Engine. Cost, Features, Node Management, Fault Tolerance, Monitoring, and Performance are all evaluated. Hazelcast In a Hazelcast grid, data is evenly distributed among the nodes or as we…

What’s New in Hazelcast Node.js Client

TL;DR Rejoice, JavaScript people! There are many new features in Hazelcast Node.js Client 0.4.1. In the 10 minutes, you spend reading this blog I will cover “what’s new”! Also, if you read this blog post till the end, you will…

Getting Started with Hazelcast and Node.js

Table of Contents Intro Let’s Write Your First Node.js App with Hazelcast Before you start Install The Hazelcast Client Package from NPM Your First Hazelcast App Resources TL;DR Install the package npm install hazelcast-client, grab a demo app and read…