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redis weekly Issue #41
May 23 2014

Featured

Conquering the $216 Billion Cancer Problem in 8 Hours with Spring, Redis, Neo4J, and More

Using Redis for sub-graph caching and auto-completion.

On Redsmin blog

[Slides] Introduction to Redis

Reading

[French] Redis et les HashMaps

Découverte de Hash Redis en Java puis en Golo.

The Wayback Machine uses Redis for their metadata API

A proposal for more reliable locks using Redis

Can we have a fast and reliable system at the same time based on Redis? This blog post is an exploration in this area. Antirez try to describe a proposal for a simple algorithm to use N Redis instances for distributed and reliable locks.

Watching

How Hulu Scales Services to Support 400 Million Plays: Cassandra, Redis, and SSD-Based Hardware

How Hulu used Redis and Cassandra to scale their video progress tracking service known as HUGETOP.

Code and libraries

Lockistics - Statistics collecting shared mutex for Ruby with Redis

Lockistics is basically a distributed mutex on Redis with statistics collecting included.


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