Redis database

Our web hosting platform now supports Redis databases

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We are excited to announce that we have enabled Redis database support on our web hosting platform.

By enabling Redis support, we are giving our users the option to use Redis as a database for their web services.

This can greatly improve the performance and scalability of their apps, especially for applications that require real-time data processing or have high levels of user concurrency.

We hope you will take advantage of this new feature and see the benefits it can bring to your web applications.

Describe Redis database

Redis stands for REmote DIctionary Server and is an open-source in-memory data structure store that can be used as a database, cache and message broker. It is well-known for its speed and performance, making it a popular choice for high-traffic web applications.

Redis operates in-memory for top performance, but also offers options for persistence through periodic dumps or a disk-based log. It also supports asynchronous replication for high availability.

Redis is supported by many popular programming languages, including ActionScript, C, C++, C#, Java, JavaScript (Node.js), Perl, PHP, Pure Data, Python, and Ruby.

The main benefits of using Redis as a database storage system

Redis also offers several key features that make it a valuable addition to our web hosting platform. These include:

  • In-memory data storage: Redis stores data in memory, allowing for faster data access and processing speeds compared to disk-based databases. This makes it ideal for applications that require real-time data updates and high-speed data access.
  • Flexible data structures: Redis supports a variety of data structures, including strings, hashes, lists, sets, and sorted sets. This allows our customers to store and manipulate data in a way that best suits their application needs.
  • High scalability: Redis is known for its ability to scale horizontally and vertically, making it easy to add more capacity as needed. This allows our customers to easily accommodate increasing traffic and data storage requirements.
  • Built-in replication and clustering: Redis offers built-in replication and clustering capabilities, allowing our customers to easily create redundant copies of their data and distribute it across multiple servers. This provides increased availability and fault tolerance, ensuring that their applications remain up and running even in the event of server failures or other issues.

How do you use Redis on our web hosting platform?

Using Redis on our web hosting platform is easy.

Simply go to the Advanced section of our Web Hosting Control Panel -> PHP Settings, editing the php.ini file, and turning Redis On. To do this, your plan must have Redis instances available.

We have also created detailed documentation and tutorials to help you get started with using Redis on our web hosting platform. Whether you are new to Redis or an experienced user, you will find everything you need to know to get up and running quickly.

We are committed to providing our users with the best possible web hosting experience and enabling Redis support is just one way we are doing that.

In conclusion, we are excited to offer Redis database support on our web hosting platform.

This powerful technology will enable our customers to build high-performance web applications that can handle large amounts of data and traffic.