AppFabric Caching (and SharePoint): Configuration and Deployment (Part 2)

Part 1: AppFabric Caching and SharePoint: Concepts and ExamplesPart 2: AppFabric Caching (and SharePoint): Configuration and Deployment The Distributed Cache Service SharePoint’s distributed caches are hosted and maintained by the Distributed Cache Service, itself a thin wrapper over a Windows Server AppFabric cluster. Understanding SharePoint’s Distributed Cache Service requires an understanding of AppFabric together with…

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AppFabric Caching and SharePoint: Concepts and Examples (Part 1)

Part 1: AppFabric Caching and SharePoint: Concepts and ExamplesPart 2: AppFabric Caching (and SharePoint): Configuration and Deployment To assist with scaling and performance, SharePoint 2013 utilizes Windows Server AppFabric to maintain an in-memory cache of frequently-used data. While this in-memory cache achieves its goals and does improve scalability, it also adds another service to maintain…

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