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.
GraphQL Cache
A custom middleware for graphql-ruby that handles key construction and cache reads/writes transparently.

Ehcache's Stats

Ehcache's Followers
29 developers follow Ehcache to keep up with related blogs and decisions.
Berk Şefkatli
Janitha Madushan
Max Willor
Jung Taehun
Dylan Stamat
Sean Mickey
Ken Liu