A distributed in-memory data store for the cloud
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EVCache is a memcached & spymemcached based caching solution that is mainly used for AWS EC2 infrastructure for caching frequently used data.

EVCache is an abbreviation for:

  • Ephemeral - The data stored is for a short duration as specified by its TTL (Time To Live).
  • Volatile - The data can disappear any time (Evicted).
  • Cache - An in-memory key-value store.