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redis weekly Issue #67
Nov 21 2014

Reading

Running Redis in production

Redis is an excellent key/value cache that is used across many of Shokunin's customers. While redis is an great piece of software it is often difficult to obtain information about actually running it in production from an operational perspective. This article aims to discuss the necessary steps that ops teams should take before running redis in a production environment.

Storing and Querying Objects in Redis – "I think it might work"

A really quick introduction to Redis.

Redis Quicklist - From a More Civilized Age

Benchmarking linked list (fat) and ziplists (compact).

Watching

Redis :heart: at 8tracks.com

In the quest of finding a great persistence solution to power 8tracks "Explore" system one of their engineers stumbled upon Redis. A few years later, they run 25 different Redis instances powering several features for their 10 million users.

Code and libraries

redis-heartbeat

Pulse a heartbeat to redis from your nodejs app. This can be used to detach or attach servers to nginx or similar problems

rest-tagging - REST interface for Redis-Tagging

Use Redis-Tagging on other platforms (PHP, Ruby, Coldfusion, Python etc.) via this simple REST interface.


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