Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 SP6 Performance Tuning, Sizing, and Scaling Guide

Maximum Age

This displays the maximum age of a valid cache entry. The parameter controls how long cached information is used after a file has been cached. An entry older than the maximum age is replaced by a new entry for the same file.


If your web site’s content changes infrequently, you may want to increase this value for improved performance. You can set the maximum age by: