Ehcache is a pure Java, in-process cache with the following features:
- Acts as a pluggable cache for Hibernate 2.1.
- Small foot print. Both in terms of size and memory requirements.
- Minimal dependencies.
- Fully documented. See the online Documentation, FAQ and the online
- Comprehensively Test Coverage. See the clover test report.
- Scalable to hundreds of caches and large multi-cpu servers.
- Available under the Apache 1.1 license. Ehcaches copyright and licensing
has been reviewed and approved by the Apache Software Foundation, making
ehcache suitable for use in Apache projects.
- Production tested. All versions of ehcache are production tested for
several weeks on a large and very busy eCommerce site before release.