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 1.3K GitHub stars and 457 GitHub forks. Here’s a link to Ehcache's open source repository on GitHub
Who uses Ehcache?
7 companies reportedly use Ehcache in their tech stacks, including Wongnai, ZapLabs Backend Stack, and Nuxeo.
30 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Ehcache.
Why developers like Ehcache?
Here’s a list of reasons why companies and developers use Ehcache
Ehcache Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Ehcache?
Memcached is an in-memory key-value store for small chunks of arbitrary data (strings, objects) from results of database calls, API calls, or page rendering.
A custom middleware for graphql-ruby that handles key construction and cache reads/writes transparently.