Use the cache.xml file to set up general cache facilities and behavior and to create and initialize cached data regions. These sections document cache.xml requirements; provide hierarchical diagrams of <cache> and <client-cache> elements; and describe the function of each element.
This topic describes the various region shortcuts you can use to configure GemFire regions.
Exceptions and System Failures
Your application needs to catch certain classes to handle all the exceptions and system failures thrown by Pivotal GemFire.
Memory Requirements for Cached Data
GemFire solutions architects need to estimate resource requirements for meeting application performance, scalability and availability goals.