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Amazon ElastiCache

Cloud Provider: AWS

What is Amazon ElastiCache

Amazon ElastiCache is a fully managed in-memory caching service that helps improve the performance of web applications by allowing you to retrieve information from fast, managed, in-memory caches, instead of relying solely on slower disk-based databases.

Key Amazon ElastiCache Features

Amazon ElastiCache offers a fully managed in-memory caching service with high performance, scalability, high availability, security features, and seamless integration with AWS services, ensuring ease of use and cost-effectiveness.

Amazon ElastiCache Use Cases

Amazon ElastiCache is widely used for caching frequently accessed data, serving as a session store, supporting real-time analytics and leaderboards, and reducing database load by functioning as a database caching layer.

Services Amazon ElastiCache integrates with

Amazon ElastiCache pricing models

Amazon ElastiCache offers on-demand pricing based on hourly rates, reserved instance pricing for one or three-year commitments with discounted rates, and data transfer pricing that may apply for outbound data transfers.