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PrimoCache Alternatives

PrimoCache is described as 'supplementary software caching scheme that cooperates with system memory to provide data caching for disks. It improves system performance by transparently storing data into memory such that future requests for that data can be served faster' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to PrimoCache for Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is HDDTurbo, which is free. Other great apps like PrimoCache are eBoostr, SuperCache, MaxVeloSSD and m/prefetch.

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  • Windows

PrimoCache is a supplementary software caching scheme that cooperates with system memory to provide data caching for disks....

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  1. HDDTurbo icon

    HDDTurbo

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    HDDTurbo mainly using free RAM to accelerate hard disk read and write operations. Automatic control size of the cache in memory, without prejudice to other running programs for the purpose of increase performance as possible.

    Discontinued

    Last update 2013. See changelog at http://hummerstudio.com/hddturbo

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    Most users think HDDTurbo is a great alternative to PrimoCache.

    Primo uses ssd as cache but turbo only uses ram

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    Blue screen error , not options

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    eBoostr

    • Windows

    eBoostr™, working as an alternative solution to ReadyBoost and SuperFetch technologies, implements a different advanced approach to use flash memory to speed up your computer.

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    Most users think eBoostr is a great alternative to PrimoCache.


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    SuperCache

    • Windows

    SuperCache 5 intelligently stores frequently used disk data in system memory. The memory used to store the data is called a cache. SuperCache 5 intercepts requests for disk data and, when possible, fulfills the request using the cache instead of requesting data from the disk.

    Discontinued

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    Some users think SuperCache is a great alternative to PrimoCache, some don't.
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    MaxVeloSSD

    • Windows

    Block level RAM and SSD cache. Accelerates HDD based Volumes beyond the speed of SSD.

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    m/prefetch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    m/prefetch utilize system built-in RAM cache feature to accelerate software open speed, by read user defined files on background every a period of time.

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  6. Open Cache Acceleration Software (Open CAS) icon

    Open Cache Acceleration Software (Open CAS)

    • Windows
    • Linux

    Open CAS interoperates with server memory to create a multilevel cache that optimizes the use of system memory and automatically determines the best cache level for active data, allowing applications to perform even faster than running fully on flash.

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    WinRamTech RAMDrive Enterprise

    • Windows

    "RAMDisk" for Windows 2000 , XP , Vista , Server 2003 / 2008 / 2008-R2 / 2012 / 2012-R2 , Windows 7 , Windows 8 / Windows 8.1.

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  8. Gilisoft RAMDisk

    • Windows

    The RAM disk bypasses the system hard drive, which is the slowest part of a computer. Freeing your data storage and retrieval from this mechanical disk gives your system an immediate boost.

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    RapidDisk

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    RapidDisk (or rxdsk) is designed to be used in environments requiring high performing data transfers and has been designed with simplicity in mind.

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    They're for different operating systems.

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  10. ReadyBoost icon

    ReadyBoost

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    ReadyBoost is a disk cache component of Microsoft Windows, first introduced with Microsoft's Windows Vista in 2006 and bundled with Windows 7 in 2009.

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