New Distributed Cache Service (DCS) upgrade

Flexible Engine
Release Notes

January, 2023

What’s new?

An upgrade has been made to Distributed Cache Service (DCS) to support proxy cluster operations for better overall administration of proxy servers.

Distributed Cache Service (DCS)

What is it?

DCS is an online, distributed, in-memory cache service.


  • The service provides two types of cluster Redis instances: Proxy Cluster and Redis Cluster.
  • Proxy Cluster uses Linux Virtual Server (LVS) and proxies.
  • Redis Cluster is the native distributed implementation of Redis.
  • Proxy Cluster instances are compatible with Redis 3.0, 4.0, and 5.0, while Redis Cluster instances are compatible with Redis 4.0 and 5.0.

For more information on DCS please visit the HelpCenter.