A Newsletter About Everything Redis
Miscellaneous bits and pieces that caught my attention:
Redis Trivia: Redis v2.8.19, released earlier this week, is the highest-numbered maintenance release (yet).
Stories and News
@techusearch is a provider of realtime full-text search service. In this blog post, the team touches on how Redis is put to use in their stack for request throttling, keeping metrics, caching of searches/excerpts and indexing requests.
A minimalist and rare glimpse into the inner-workings of the giant's new project – by @ciscocollab.
Just before the year ends, @antirez releases a new Redis version that's all about minor bug fixes. Upgrade urgency: low.
Development & Tools
Inspired by Redis Labs' redis-quartz, @JoeLinn3 improved the original with support for Quartz 2.2.1 and an implementation of antirez's redlock algorithm – #OSS #FTW
Redis-backed non-sticky session store for Apache Tomcat from @jt_coleman.
An implementation for client-side Redis sharding that supports hashtags.
This post presents the results of a benchmark designed to compare the performance of these two PHP Redis client libraries. Google Translate should come in handy if your Russian is as as good as mine. Spasibo @gulch_47. [SPOILER: PHP5-redis is more performant.]
During the last weeks @andrewminer has been exploring Redis – in this post he shows how to use a Sorted Set with some Lua to manage time-series data.
RESP is lightweight Lua client for Redis. This new version makes it compatible with Lua 5.3.0. By @soveran
Next time you give a preso, make it interactive by letting the audience SMS to it – by @defionscode.
Title says it all 🙂 /by @Stolen_Souls
There's no shortage of tutorials on the subject but this one's special because it uses the new(-ish) ZRANGEBYLEX command and NodeJS /via @CodeProject.
@znmeb: "@quantlabs The thing I like most about Redis (after the speed) is that you can share objects between languages easily."
@amolbpk: "Redis has best single core messaging performance. #CMGIndia"
@chester89: "since I learnd the basics of Redis, every 1ce in a while I discvr a problem we use SQL Server 4 that would be no-brainer w/ Redis"
@md__5: "Redis PubSub is so simple its great. Who needs a full blown message queue?"
@LozCrowther: "Guess whats under the hood in the new #webex and @Cisco cloud? Answer: #CloudFondry #RabbitMQ #Redis all based on #Microservices…"
@kleiram: "Just integrated #redis into our system. The speed boost is incredible!"
@mattsta: 'Proposal: every message about hiredis should start with "Hi Redis,"' <- I don't think software engineers are allowed to publicly display a sense of humor 🙂
@muhakbaryasin: "Words of the week : redis, key, hash, pickle, json."
@lcfpl: "Our log system is processing ~1mln logs per minute #ELK #Elasticsearch #Logstash #Redis"
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