Oracle Coherence Review

The distributing caching mechanism keeps the cache current with the database.

What is most valuable?

The most important features to me are its scalability, high availability, and distributed caching mechanism.

How has it helped my organization?

We used the distributed caching mechanism to keep the cache up-to-date with the database. Implementation of the Touch processor helped a lot.

What needs improvement?

They could make the configuration management easier. Failure maintenance could be improved.

For how long have I used the solution?

We have been using Oracle Coherence for one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

We did not encounter any issues with stability.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

We did not encounter any issues with scalability.

How are customer service and technical support?

We received very good technical support.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

Before using Oracle Coherence, we tried using Ehcache. We switched because of replication, grid support, and a few other reasons.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup was straightforward. The documentation and technical support also helped.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Before we decided to use Oracle Coherence, we tried out Ehcache, but found the Oracle Coherence better suited our product implementation requirements.

What other advice do I have?

Oracle Coherence is a very good product which helps to create internet-scale applications using a high-performance grid.

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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