You can create a cache service from the Cache Services page.
- Open the Cache Services page.
- Click Create Service.
- On the Service page of the Create Service wizard, complete the fields described in this table:
Enter the cache service name.
The service name must start with a letter and must contain letters and numbers only. Spaces and other special characters are not allowed.
(Optional) Enter a text description of the cache service.
Hourly is the only metering frequency currently supported.
Select the deployment type:
Basic — Only one container is created for the cache service.
Recommended — Three or more containers are created for the cache service.
Cache Capacity [GB]
Enter the amount of data capacity to be allocated for the cache service.
Total Memory Allocated [GB]
Displays the total memory allocated for the cache service. This is greater than the cache capacity because the cache service holds multiple copies of the data.
- Click Next.
- Review the information on the Confirm page of the Create Service wizard.
- Click Create to create the cache service.Click Cancel to cancel or Previous to go back to the Service page.