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Issue #1 - Aug 16 2013

Reading

Installing & Configuring Redis in CentOS 6

This post describes installation & configuration of a single node installation, built on-top of CentOS6. It assumes that internet access is available from the OS.

Twitter Case Study: Staple Yourself to a Tweet to Understand 30 Billion Redis Updates Per Day

In this post, we staple ourselves to a tweet to experience the use case behind Redis and dive into the architecture of Twitter’s giant Redis cluster.

Setting up Sidekiq with Cron Jobs

How to set up asynchronous background processing jobs using Ruby, Sidekiq and Redis.

How and why to record post params with nginx, redis & lua

Record the payload received from a payment pingback in a Redis queue, without involving any application code.

8 Ways Media Giant Viacom Uses Redis to Serve Dynamic Video At Scale P.O.V.

Having fun with Redis Replication between Amazon and Rackspace

[Interview] How YouPorn Uses Redis: SFW Edition

Twilio incident and Redis

Watching

Redis on Windows: Getting Started

In this screencast, MS Open Tech lead evangelist Doug Mahugh covers how to install Redis on Windows, the basics of key Redis features, and how to write software that takes advantage of Redis on Windows.

Code and libraries

Rediscala - Non-blocking, Reactive Redis driver for Scala

A Redis client for Scala (2.10+) and (AKKA 2.2+) with non-blocking and asynchronous I/O operations. Performance are in the order of 200 000+ requests/second.

Redisio - A chef cookbook for installing and managing redis instances

The redisio cookbook contains an LWRP for installing and uninstalling redis. It also contains 6 recipes for installation and usage of redis. The install recipe will build, compile, install and configure redis as well as setup service resources for it.

Redisync - Go synchronization on top of Redis using Lua

A Go package which implements synchronization functions on top of Redis. The heavy lifting is done with Lua scripts to make the elimination of race conditions easier.

Redtrine - Redis-based advanced PHP data structures

Implements Redis data-structure in PHP, inspired by Redback NodeJS library

Redis locking in Go with redigo #golang

Redis Scala client (Non blocking based on Akka IO)

Key features: Native Scala types Set and List responses, transparent serialization, non blocking, composable with Futures.

rdb2csv - Converts redis rdb to csv #WiP

A python tool to convert rdb to csv (uses the redis-rdb-tools parser underneath).

On Redsmin blog

#Issue1 [Action required] Redsmin proxy update / Redis Weekly / Changelog / Redsmin is on the launch pad.

How to use ZINTERSTORE with both ZSETs and SETs



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