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cache server

A dedicated network server or a service within a server that caches Web pages and other files. Cache servers speed up access to information that has been retrieved previously, because the cache server is physically closer to the user. Cache servers are used to store static data such as images that do not change often. See Web cache, origin server, ICP and CARP.
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One caveat to BlueCache is that it only works if your working data set is significantly larger than the total DRAM that would be installed in a conventionally designed cache server .
In experiments in Section 4, IP addresses of priority client and cache server are hard coded.
In this paper we model the query resolution service in cache server and authoritative server as a dual queuing process.
The availability of Google cache servers has encouraged more African Internet and content providers to exchange content locally, according to experts at last week's Africa Peering and Interconnection Forum in Accra, Ghana.
The sheer range of application types and architectures managed by MARSYS will benefit from CachePortal's ability to manage dynamic application content on their cache servers.
Microsoft's Internet Security and Acceleration (ISA) Server 200 is an enterprise firewall and Web cache server that enables IT administrators for businesses of all sizes to provide controlled, secure and fast Internet access for their organizations.
A newly-created archive file can be stored in both the cache server and on the DVD within the library.
This complete, holistic solution eliminates the support inconsistencies between the cache server and/or firewall vendor, the OS vendor, and the Web filtering application vendor.
According to company officials, there are a number of sought after features that mark this latest release including an enhanced mixed-integer portfolio optimizer solver, production mode, portfolio risk and return attribution capabilities, and a data cache server that delivers dramatic throughput improvements.
This cache server placement option provides the maximum latency reduction helping to reduce both application and network latency.
multi-layerfirewall and high-performance Web cache server