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Issue #4 - Sep 6 2013

Featured

Amazon ElastiCache now supports Redis #aws

ElastiCache supports Redis v2.6.13, RDB importation is available and EC offers handles replication group out of the box

Reading

The Joys of Redis

An introduction to Redis, what is it for, who use it and how to setup replication and use pipelining.

Scaling with Queues at Wingify with Redis and RabbitMQ

How the Wingify engineering team made a scaling and reliable data acquisition system using message queues. Its interesting how they coupled Redis with RabbitMQ.

Partition lists in Redis

Gleb shows in this article a trick to reduce memory usage and improve the speed of the redis list type when storing series-type data (e.g. time series).

Setup Docker.io and Redis on DigitalOcean in 5mins

Redis Roundup: What Companies Use Redis?

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

Watching

Redsmin new real-time Redis monitoring tool (part 1)

Quick screencast of a part of the new Redsmin monitoring to grasp what's going on (in real-time) inside a distant #Redis server. Redsmin does not rely on the "monitor" command like other similar tool but only uses redis "info" command underneath.

Code and libraries

Jedis 2.2.0 released - Support for latest redis commands and sentinel

redis-protocol - Java client and server implementation of Redis

Like py-redis-server but implemented in Java.

py-redis-server - Redis Protocol parsing and asynchronous server in Python

With this module, you can stand up a python TCP server that speaks the Redis Protocol.

Agentredrabbit - Redis to RabbitMQ transport agent

A transport agent written in Python which moves data from Redis to RabbitMQ. It uses multithreaded workers to do the job and supports failsafe graceful shutdown and recovery.

Limpyd - Nice little abstractions for storing Python objects in Redis

Seems like a nice abstraction for storing and retrieving python objects and collections in Redis. Limpyd handles key names for you and provides a CRUD abstraction.

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

Docker image for 2.6.16 under Supervisor

Installs Redis 2.6.16 from source and runs it under Supervisor.

On Redsmin blog

Redsmin new real-time monitoring module is online! We’ll...



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