- Can be persisted in memory, which makes it a fast solution. Which means state cannot be shared in the Web Farm/Web Garden.
- Can be persisted in a Database, useful for Web Farms / Web Gardens.
- Is Cleared when the session dies - usually after 20min of inactivity.
- Is sent back and forth between the server and client, taking up bandwidth.
- Has no expiration date.
- Is useful in a Web Farm / Web Garden