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Pivotal GemFire® v8.2

Why Use GemFire with Hibernate?

Why Use GemFire with Hibernate?

Using Pivotal GemFire with Hibernate improves performance and scalability, gives you flexible caching options, and more.

  • General
    • GemFire's L2 cache solution improves Hibernate performance
    • Reduces traffic to your database server
    • Simple to configure: requires just a few changes to hibernate.cfg.xml
    • Flexible caching options, supporting several local and distributed configurations
    • Access to many of the GemFire features
  • Performance
    • Mesh-like architecture provides single hop access to any entity
    • Designed to minimize serialization costs
  • Scalability
    • Data can be partitioned across the entire cluster
    • Smart heap utilization / smart eviction algorithm
    • Supports all Hibernate concurrency strategies (read only, read/write, non-strict read/write, transactional)
    • Ensures data consistency without expensive distributed locks
    • Overflow to disk on each system member (i.e. shared nothing persistence)
    • Supports tiered caching