The different storage adapters and patterns are a great way of implementing different functionality throughout our cache adapters, and storing them on different platforms, for example, the file system or just in memory. This recipe will tell us all about the default tools available in Zend Framework 2.
Storage adapters in ZF2 are adapters used to do the actual caching of our data, meaning they also control how the data is stored. The storage adapters always implement the
Zend\Cache\Storage\StorageInterface, which contains the basic functionality that the storage adapter needs to comply with. Most of the storage adapters also extend from the