Note: Documentation for Pivotal GemFire 7.0.x is now available at Please refer to the Pivotal site for the latest and most up-to-date documentation on GemFire 7.0.x. The vFabric GemFire 7.0 documentation site will no longer be updated.

About vFabric GemFire User's Guide

Revised February 18, 2014.

vFabric GemFire User's Guide provides step-by-step procedures for installation, configuration, deployment, management and troubleshooting of VMware® vFabric™ GemFire® data management system. vFabric GemFire is also part of the VMware® vFabric Suite™.

Intended Audience

vFabric GemFire User's Guide is for anyone who wants to install or deploy a vFabric GemFire system, including architects planning to use GemFire, developers programming their applications to use GemFire, and administrators who need to deploy and manage a GemFire distributed caching system. It is assumed that readers have experience developing with Java.

Note: All current documentation for Pivotal GemFire 7.0.2 and later is now available at