DataCache.Put Method (String, Object, TimeSpan)

Adds or replaces an object in the cache. Specifies the timeout value of the cached object.

Namespace: Microsoft.ApplicationServer.Caching
Assembly: Microsoft.ApplicationServer.Caching.Client (in microsoft.applicationserver.caching.client.dll)

Dim instance As DataCache
Dim key As String
Dim value As Object
Dim timeout As TimeSpan
Dim returnValue As DataCacheItemVersion

returnValue = instance.Put(key, value, timeout)

public DataCacheItemVersion Put (
	string key,
	Object value,
	TimeSpan timeout
public DataCacheItemVersion Put (
	String key, 
	Object value, 
	TimeSpan timeout
public function Put (
	key : String, 
	value : Object, 
	timeout : TimeSpan
) : DataCacheItemVersion



The unique value that is used to identify the object in the cache.


The object to add or replace.


The amount of time that the object should reside in the cache before expiration.

Return Value

A DataCacheItemVersion object that represents the version of the object saved to the cache under the key value.

The timeout value associated with the cached object overrides expiration settings specified in the named cache configuration. For more information, see Expiration and Eviction.

For more information about using this method, see How to: Update an Object in Cache.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Development Platforms

Visual Studio 2010 and later, .NET Framework 4

Target Platforms

Windows 7; Windows Server 2008 R2; Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2; Windows Vista Service Pack 2 2011-08-26