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cache

 [kash]
a memory mechanism used by a computer to accelerate access to information.

cache

[kash]
(in computer technology) a fast storage buffer in the central processing unit or hard drive used to increase the amount and speed of data processing. Also called cache memory.

cache

A storage area on a PC’s hard drive where the browser temporarily stores web pages and/or graphic elements.
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Changes of cached data are automatically propagated to the Oracle database.
With the object include method, the WARP 2063e appliance can easily accommodate object level requests that trigger dynamic real-time content within a cached instance.
Since the files cached in the Tacit Storage Caches are replicas of the data center files, the product extends the benefits of data center consolidation, central management and disaster recovery.
File caching uses memory chips, which are 1000 times faster than mechanical rotating disk storage, so it can deliver the required performance where cached RAID storage cannot.
As changes to the data occur at the source and potentially across the network the SpiritARCHITECTURE, including SpiritCACHE, updates the local cached copy with any changes, rather than retransmitting all data.
Solid-state file caching is an architectural solution distinctly different from cached RAID and striping strategies.