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1,114 Customers Surveyed

8,653 Data Points Collected

636 Published TechFacts

55 Published Charts

82 Published Case Studies



Featured Research Collections for RedisLabs

Curated collections and slideshows of TechValidate research data on RedisLabs.



Selected Research Highlights


Redis Labs Customer Testimonial

Our teammates at Redis have been such great resources during our current Web re-write project. They have really taken on more of a ‘partnering’ role, to ensure our success.

Michele Hollinger, Business Analyst III, Nebraska Furniture Mart

Redis Enterprise Case Study

Redis Enterprise Powers Ecommerce and Personalization Solutions for a Global 500 Financial Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Global 500 financial services company is based on a January 2018 survey of Redis Enterprise customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“Redis Enterprise is quite simple to deploy. We love the awesome support.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Redis Enterprise:

  • Encountered the following challenge before choosing Redis Enterprise:
    • High latency and slow response times from other databases

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Redis Enterprise that the surveyed company uses:

  • Has a 500 GB – 1 TB dataset in Redis Enterprise.
  • Uses Redis Enterprise for the following:
    • High-speed transactions
    • Search/secondary indexing
  • Use of Redis Enterprise does include data that is not stored in any other database.
  • Increased their usage of Redis Enterprise for the following reasons:
    • Application usage and user count is growing
    • They want to scale to multiple locations/sites
    • They have additional data models/uses for Redis Enterprise
  • Using Redis Enterprise in the following types of solutions:
    • ECommerce
    • Targeting/personalization

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Redis Enterprise:

  • Values the following Redis Enterprise capabilities:
    • High availability (persistence, auto-failover, cross-zone/multi-region/multi-datacenter in-memory replication)
    • Stability & high performance
    • Ability to seamlessly scale, cluster, and auto shard
    • Fine-grained security controls
    • Active-Active/Active-Passive geo distribution
    • 24×7 support for mission-critical Redis layers
  • Rates the following benefits of Redis Enterprise for having Redis as their deployment provider compared to their previous state:
    • Tremendous cost savings: most beneficial
    • Faster time to market: most beneficial
    • Reduced downtime: most beneficial
    • Ability to offer fewer specialized personnel: most beneficial
    • Higher, more stable performance: most beneficial
  • Would like to move additional data from the following databases into Redis Enterprise:
    • RDBMS-es (Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL)

Redis Enterprise Customer Research

Why are customers expanding their Redis Enterprise deployment?

Are you increasing your usage of Redis Enterprise? Why?

Application usage and user count is growing
71%
We want more pieces of our application to be served faster
28%
Additional data models/uses for Redis Enterprise
23%
We want to scale to multiple locations/sites
19%
We are moving data from other databases
12%

Redis Labs Customer Research

What databases users would like to move additional data from into Redis Enterprise Cloud:

NoSQLs like MongoDB, Cassandra, etc.
36%
AWS ElastiCache
28%
Memcached
26%
RDBMS-es like Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL
16%
AWS DynamoDB
15%
Heroku Redis
12%
Azure Cache
4%

Redis Enterprise Customer Fact

Redis Enterprise Value Proposition

National Informatics Centre values Redis Enterprise’s:

  • High availability (persistence, auto-failover, cross-zone/multi-region/multi-datacenter in-memory replication)
  • Stability & high performance
  • Ability to seamlessly scale, cluster, and auto shard
  • Monitoring & automation and alerting & dashboards
  • 24×7 support for mission-critical Redis layers.

Redis Labs Case Study

Fortune 100 Telecommunications Services Company

Introduction

This case study of a Fortune 100 telecommunications services company is based on a November 2016 survey of Redis Labs customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service. The profiled company asked to have their name blinded to protect their confidentiality.

“We have come to rely on Redis and Redis Labs provides the enterprise grade high availability and clustering to help us implement it everywhere.”

Challenges

The business challenges that led the profiled company to evaluate and ultimately select Redis Labs:

  • Values Redis Labs ability to provide:
    • High availability- persistence, auto-failover, cross-zone/multi-region/multi-datacenter in-memory replication
    • Stable, high performance

Use Case

The key features and functionalities of Redis Labs that the surveyed company uses:

  • Has a 100-500 GB dataset in Redis Labs.
  • Uses Redis Labs for the following:
    • Real time analytics
    • Job & queue management
  • Is using Redis Labs in the following solution:
    • Analytics

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Redis Labs:

  • Has seen the following improvements from choosing Redis Labs as their Redis deployment provider, compared to their previous state:
    • Reduced downtime: >90%
    • Fewer specialized resources: 70-90%
    • Higher and more stable performance: 70-90%
  • Their use of Redis includes data that is not stored in any other database.
  • Is increasing usage of Redis Labs for the following reasons:
    • Their application usage and user count is growing
    • They are moving more data from RDBMS to Redis
  • Would like to move additional data from the following databases into Redis Labs:
    • RDBMS-es like Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL


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About RedisLabs

Redis Labs, home of Redis, the world’s fastest in-memory database platform, provides Redis Enterprise as a cloud service and as downloadable software to over 7,000 enterprise customers. The high performance, true high availability and seamless scaling of Redis Enterprise, are top-ranked by industry analysts, and power use cases such as high speed transactions, queuing, user session stores, and caching, in e-commerce, social, personalization, IoT, metering, fraud detection and other real-time applications.

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