10.3. Return Values and the Asynchronous API

When the asynchronous API is used in Red Hat JBoss Data Grid, the client code requires the asynchronous operation to return either the Future or the NotifyingFuture in order to query the previous value.


NotifyingFutures are only available in JBoss Data Grid Library mode.
Call the following operation to obtain the result of an asynchronous operation. This operation blocks threads when called.