Microsoft Ends AppFabric Support, NCache Keeps on Going!

Update: Microsoft has extended the AppFabric support to April 11th 2017. The extension is only applicable for AppFabric 1.1 and not for 1.0. For more information check out their blog post. April 11th 2017 is proving to be an important date for Alachisoft’s product NCache. This is the date when Microsoft ends AppFabric support – essentially withdrawing the…

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NCache Integrated with MS Visual Studio/Entity Framework 6.x/NuGet

Alachisoft has also released a NuGet package for NCache that seamlessly configures Visual Studio environment for NCache use and allows a .NET developer to use various features of NCache with minimum effort. All of this brings NCache closer to Microsoft .NET development tools and simplifies the use of caching for .NET developers.

In the words of Iqbal Khan, a technology evangelist at Alachisoft, “Visual Studio is far and away the favorite development environment of .NET developers. Our goal with this release was to ensure that developers do not have to leave their favorite IDE to use NCache and also NCache-related things are auto-configured for them inside Visual Studio.”

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In-Memory NoSQL – Improve .NET App Scalability

Modern-day .NET applications must be well equipped to cope with the ongoing scalability demands. These demands might be due to the explosion of ASP.NET web applications reaching millions of users, WCF web services applications handling Internet of Things (IoT) devices, and Big Data analytics applications processing huge amounts of data. Scalability here means to maintain…

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How .NET Cache Improves Performance and Scalability?

Some of the very basic needs for .NET applications to stay competitive in today’s market are to be extremely responsive and scalable. The bottleneck in the way of achieving these benchmarks is your relational database. This is a two fold bottleneck, first the reads from disk are very inefficient and time consuming. Secondly, you cannot…

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.NET Industry Leader NCache Goes Open Source

Alachisoft has announced today that it is taking its flagship product NCache Open Source. NCache is a truly elastic Distributed Cache for .NET and Java applications. It is being used by hundreds of companies worldwide in mission critical applications to achieve extreme scalability.

NCache is now released under the Apache 2.0 Open Source license, giving the .NET developer community unrestricted access to the industry’s oldest and most popular Distributed Cache.

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