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redis weekly Issue #68
Nov 28 2014

Reading

Redis Lua Scripting for Performance

How Zaqar Zaqar (a stateless REST API for creating and consuming message feeds) got a 60% performance boost by using redis lua scripting

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.

Watching

[Slides] Salvatore Sanfilippo – How Redis Cluster works, and why

Slides from @antirez talk at NoSQL Matters.

Code and libraries

Gaia - Restful application for collecting and aggregating event metrics in timeseries manner

Gaia is an open-source RESTful application for collecting and aggregating event metrics in timeseries manner. It shares same philosophy with Simmetrica, but built for concurrency and scalability. Uses Dropwizard and Redis under the hood.

analyze_huge_redis - Small script for analyzing huge Redis databases

Analyzes huge Redis instances given a 'redis URL'.


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