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Issue #3 - Aug 31 2013

Featured

Redis 2.6.16 is out

This release may mean 2x memory efficiency for free with largish values. Upgrade urgency is moderate.

Redis release cycle

A documentation page on how Redis release cycle works

Reading

Redis Roundup: What Companies Use Redis?

This article take a look at a few major companies and how they use Redis

Spring Data Redis 1.1 RC1 Released

How Moot use NodeJS & Redis to drive tens of millions of realtime notifications daily

Code and libraries

Go-leaderboard - A leaderboard written in Go using Redis database

Lita - A multi-service chat bot with extendable behavior

Lita is a chat bot written in Ruby with persistent storage provided by Redis. It can connect to any chat service (given that there is an adapter available for it) and can have new behavior added via handlers. The plugin system is managed with regular RubyGems and Bundler.

Using Redis-Stat for Redis Statistics Tracking

Even if Redsmin does already that (and even more with the upcoming full-rewrite of the monitoring module) sometimes you may want to use a redis statistics tool directly from your shell, enter redis-stats.

Cache-mem-tester - Test memory efficiency of Redis / Memcached against values with a given size distribution

This small Ruby program tests the memory efficiency of Redis and Memcached using a given distribution of values sizes, against 400 MB of used memory.


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