19.2.5. Strategy: transactional

The transactional cache strategy provides support for fully transactional cache providers such as JBoss TreeCache. Such a cache may only be used in a JTA environment and you must specify hibernate.transaction.manager_lookup_class.
None of the cache providers support all of the cache concurrency strategies. The following table shows which providers are compatible with which concurrency strategies.

Table 19.2. Cache Concurrency Strategy Support

Cache read-only nonstrict-read-write read-write transactional
Hashtable (not intended for production use) yes yes yes  
EHCache yes yes yes  
OSCache yes yes yes  
SwarmCache yes yes   
JBoss TreeCache yes     yes