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Understanding Configuration

This chapter describes the options to configure your Hazelcast applications and explains the utilities which you can make use of while configuring. You can configure Hazelcast using one or mix of the following options:

  • Declarative way

  • Programmatic way

  • Using Hazelcast system properties

  • Within the Spring context

  • Overriding configuration with environment variables or system properties

  • Dynamically adding configuration on a running cluster