Infinispan can use a
CacheLoader interface to save the in-memory cache data to a persistent cache store, such as a database or text file. And during initialization,
CacheLoader can pre-load the cache using data from the persistent cache store.
The following figure shows an Infinispan instance using a backend store:
The entries are fetched from the store lazily, when the
get() operation can't find the value in the cache the cache loader enters in action. The object returned by
CacheLoader will be stored into the cache and reused as a response to the
Once the entry is in the memory available for modifications, ...