AppFabric 1.1 Caching: The cache size configuration should reflect the actual number of cache hosts in the cluster

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Operating System

Windows Server 2008 R2


Microsoft AppFabric 1.1 for Windows Server キャッシュ






The current cache size configuration is not recommended for the number of cache hosts in the cluster.


Cache operation can be negatively impacted due to this misconfiguration.


Add or remove cache hosts, or modify the cache size configuration using the following guidelines

Number of cache hosts Recommended size setting





> 10


If you choose to change the cache cluster size setting, use the following steps.

  1. Open a Windows PowerShell command prompt.

  2. Use the Stop-CacheCluster command to stop the cache cluster.

  3. Record the names and settings of all named caches. Then remove them with the Remove-Cache command.

  4. Use the Export-CacheClusterConfig command to export the cache cluster settings to an XML file.

  5. Open the exported settings file and locate the dataCache element. Change the size attribute to "Small", "Medium", or "Large".

  6. Save the changes to the cache cluster settings file, and close it.

  7. Import these changes back into the cache cluster with the Import-CacheClusterConfig command.

  8. Recreate the named caches with the New-Cache command.

  9. Start the cache cluster with the Start-CacheCluster command.

Additional references



Windows PowerShell によるキャッシュ管理 (AppFabric 1.1)