Recommended Usage and Limitations

  • See Design Patterns for descriptions of the variety of design patterns that Pivotal Cloud Cache supports.
  • Cloud Cache stores objects in key/value format, where “value” can be any object.
  • See gfsh Command Restrictions for limitations on the use of gfsh commands.


  • Cloud Cache does not support scaling down of the cluster.
  • Cloud Cache does not support plan migrations—for example, -p flag with the cf update-service command.