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redis weekly Issue #56
Sep 5 2014

Featured

Redis on Windows 2.8.12 released

Reworked Copy On Write, critical Sentinel bug fixed, sentinel updates, a breaking change in Redis LUA scripting, AOF switch data loss bug fixed. Upgrade urgency: HIGH for Redis, CRITICAL for Sentinel.

Redis 2.8.14 is out - Upgrade urgency high for Lua scripting users

UPGRADE URGENCY: HIGH for Lua scripting users, the server could crash because of a bug introduced in Redis 2.8.10, otherwise LOW. LOW for Redis Sentinel.

On Redsmin blog

Redsmin Finder now leverage SCAN

Reading

High availability Sidekiq with Redis Sentinel

Setting up a Sidekiq queue tolerant of Redis failure has never been easier. This post will help you get your Ruby application connecting properly so you can reap the uptime benefits.

RPC using Redis

Redis Sentinel at Flickr | code.flickr.com

Flickr recently implemented Redis Sentinel to provide automated Redis master failover for an important subsystem and they wanted to share their experience with it.

How to use Redis on OpenShift from your Ruby application

Ruby/Rails/Redis Friends/Followers System

A single-level follow/following/friends system using redis implemented using ruby.

Local SQS development with Redis

(Ruby) Mock SQS interface with Redis underneath.

Heavy Hitters in Redis

How to keep track of your most active IP Addresses, API Keys or User IDs using SpaceSaving algorithm.

Multiple Data Center Redis Replication with NodeJS

This tutorial walks you through a proof-of-concept for global, multi data center Redis replication of data using PubNub and NodeJS.

Configuring Redis High Availability

This article describes how to configure active-passive high availability(HA) for a group of Redis instances without using Redis Cluster.

Watching

Scaling Redis at Twitter

This talk goal is to provide a case study of running Redis at scale at Twitter with numbers and stories, and what they have in mind for the future.

Code and libraries

eredis_pool - Pool of Redis clients, using eredis and poolboy #erlang

node-rob - Autosaving objects in redis

gush - Fast and distributed workflow runner using only Sidekiq and Redis

Gush is a parallel workflow runner using only Redis as its message broker and Sidekiq for workers.

redis-mount - Use Redis as a filesystem

redis-mount lets you use Redis as a filesystem (written in go).


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