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Memcache data source config

Last Updated: Apr 03, 2018

The Memcache (formerly known as ApsaraDB for Memcache) data source provides the ability to write data from other data sources to Memcache, and supports configuring synchronization tasks only in the script mode.


  1. Log on to the DataWorks console as a developer, and click Enter Project, as shown in the following figure.


  2. Click Data Integration from the upper menu and navigate to the Data Sources page.


  3. Click New Source.

  4. In the dialog box, select ApsaraDB for Memcache as the data source type.

  5. Complete the configuration items for the Memcache data source.


    • Name: A combination of letters, numbers, and underscores (). It must begin with a letter or an underscore (), and the length must not exceed 60 characters.

    • Description: A brief description of the data source, which must not exceed 80 characters.

    • PROXY: The Memcache Proxy.

    • Port: The Memcache port.

    • Username/Password: The username and password.

  6. Click Test Connectivity.

  7. When the connectivity test is passed, click Complete.

What to do next

Now you have learned how to configure the Memcache data source. The articles explains how to configure the Memcache Writer plug‑in later. For more information, see Configure Memcache Writer.