Used in: distributed-scheme


Specifies an implementation of a which will be used to determine associations between keys, allowing related keys to reside on the same partition.

Alternatively the cache's keys may manage the association by implementing the interface.


The following table describes the elements you can define within the key-associator element.

Element Required/Optional Description
<class-name> Required The name of a class that implements the interface. This implementation must have a zero-parameter public constructor.

Default value is the value specified in the tangosol-coherence.xml descriptor.