Redis Weekly

A free, once–weekly e-mail round-up of Redis news, articles, tools and libraries.

ONE e-mail each Friday. Easy unsubscribe. No spam — your e-mail address is safe.

redis weekly Issue #27
Feb 14 2014

Featured

Redis 3.0.0 beta1 is out! First beta of Redis Cluster !

The first beta of Redis 3.0.0, or should we say "Redis Cluster"? is out! Our road to get 3.0.0 stable starts officially today.

Redis 2.8.5 is out

If you have scripts dealing with expired keys especially touching a given key with an expire multiple times in the context of the same script, it is a good idea to upgrade ASAP since your replicas / AOF may get out of sync for those keys. Redis-cli now supports the SCAN command. Redis cluster API now supports quorum reconfiguration at runtime.

Reading

Redis Cloud free 1GB beta on @googlecloud

How we cut down memory usage by 82% in our cluster from 340GB to 60GB

RAM memory in comparison to disk storage is not so cheap. Having big Redis cluster could lead to some expenses on such memory. Octivi share some optimizing techniques on how to reduce memory consumption.

How should my Rails app talk to Redis?

While you’re writing your Rails app, you might run into a problem that you could solve more easily with a different data store. For example, you might have a leaderboard that ranks users by the number of points they got for answering questions on your site. With Redis Sorted Sets, a lot of the implementation is done for you. Awesome! But where do you put the code that interacts with Redis?

Watching

Introduction to Redis 2.8 with php (clustering and sharding included)

Slides from a lecture at Sunshine PHP 2014

Code and libraries

Redis library for rust

Redis-rs provides both low level access to redis functionality as well as high level wrappers around them. It supports simple multi-connection handling to allow different tasks to all connect to redis.

Goatee - A Redis-backed notification server written in Go

Goatee works by listening on a channel via Redis Pub/Sub and then sending the received message to connected clients via WebSockets.

redis-sampler - Small program to understand the composition of your Redis data set

Redis sampler is an utility to check the composition of your Redis dataset.

On Redsmin blog

Client list kill, config rewrite & filtering and introducing our new interns!



Redis Weekly

A free, once–weekly e-mail round-up of Redis news, articles, tools and libraries.

ONE e-mail each Friday. Easy unsubscribe. No spam — your e-mail address is safe.