Overview

What is IBM Cloud® Databases for Redis?

IBM Cloud Databases for Redis lets you use counters, queues, lists and HyperLogLogs to handle complex data issues simply.

How customers use it

Database cache

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Database cache

Leverage a cache in front of your database to reduce load on your data store, improve response times for users and scale the read/write capabilities of your application.

Counting and queuing

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Counting and queuing

Analyze and observe metrics for applications, such as monitoring user growth, sign-ons and leaderboards.

Feature spotlights

IBM Cloud Databases for Redis features

Fully managed

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Developers can focus on building applications rather than handling backups, logging, monitoring, scaling, hardware setup and software patching.

Advanced security

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Data is encrypted at rest and in motion, and integration with IBM® Key Protect lets you bring your own encryption key for data at rest.

Elastic scaling

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IBM Cloud Databases for Redis allows you to scale disk and RAM independently to best fit your application requirements.

Open source compatible

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The service is compatible with Redis APIs, data formats and clients, which means that applications that already leverage Redis can easily use IBM Cloud Databases for Redis as a drop-in replacement.

Highly available

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The standard configuration includes two data members configured for high availability to provide a 99.99% SLA.

Automation aware

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Get to global scale with integrated, infrastructure-as-code tools, such as IBM Cloud Schematics with Terraform and Red Hat® Ansible® support at no additional charge.

Related products

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IBM Cloud Databases for PostgreSQL

An enterprise-ready, fully managed PostgreSQL object-relational database, built with native integration into IBM Cloud.

Next steps

To get started with IBM Cloud Databases for Redis, sign up for an IBM Cloud account.