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1,114 Customers Surveyed

8,653 Data Points Collected

636 Published TechFacts

55 Published Charts

82 Published Case Studies



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Redis Enterprise Customer Fact

Challenges Encountered Before Redis Enterprise

A Global 500 retail company encountered challenges with difficulty operating, scaling, and administering other databases before choosing Redis Enterprise.

Redis Enterprise Customer Research

Redis Enterprise capabilities our Financial Service customers value the most

What Redis Enterprise capabilities do you value the most?

Stable, high performance
78%
High Availability - Persistence, Auto-failover, Cross-zone/multi-region/multi-datacenter in-memory replication
61%
Seamless scaling, clustering, and auto sharing
56%
24x7 support for mission critical Redis layer
50%
Active-Active/Active-Passive geo distribution
28%
Monitoring and automation, alerting and dashboards
28%
Avoiding cloud vendor lock-in
17%
Cost-effectiveness with large datasets using Redis on Flash
17%
Fine-grained security controls
11%

Redis Enterprise Case Study

Global 500 Telco Company Increased Their Redis Enterprise Usage For its High Performance and Scalability

Introduction

One of the largest Telecommunications companies in the world, this Fortune 500 customer offers wireless products and services to over 150 million customers. Serving such a large audience, the company required a reliable database, but their current RDBMS-es environment wasn’t proving difficult to operate, scale and administer. In order to increase their database performance, this company chose Redis Enterprise for its seamless scalability and persistence, among other solutions.

“Redis Enterprise is quite simply stress-free. We love the awesome support”

Challenges

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

  • Encountered the following challenges before choosing Redis Enterprise:
    • Difficulty operating, scaling, and administering other databases

Use Case

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

  • Uses Redis Enterprise for the following:
    • The user session store
  • Use of Redis Enterprise does not 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 more pieces of our application to be served faster
  • Using Redis Enterprise in the following types of solutions:
    • Ordering

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
    • Active-Active/Active-Passive geo distribution
    • Monitoring & automation and alerting & dashboards
    • 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:
    • reduced downtime: the most beneficial
    • higher, more stable performance: the 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

Does your use of Redis Enterprise include data that is not stored in any other database?

Yes: 60%
No: 40%

Redis Enterprise Customer Fact

A Global 500 financial services company uses Redis Enterprise as a primary database.

Redis Enterprise Case Study

Zefo’s Growing Ecommerce Platform Relies on Redis Enterprise to Scale

Introduction

Zefo is an eCommerce platform committed to giving buyers and sellers an absolutely hassle-free used goods shopping experience. Unlike most options out there, you can sell on Zefo within minutes and get cash upfront for your products. Buyers get a transparent eCommerce experience at an incredible cost-saving experience. Having raised over $6 million from Tier 1 investors including Sequoia Capital, Helion Ventures and Beenext, Zefo is growing at an incredible rate. Buyers are accustomed to a speedy purchasing experience on Zefo. In order to deal with an accelerating user count, Zefo relies on Redis Enterprise’s blazing-fast speed & efficiency to maintain and deliver a stable experience to customers on its eCommerce platform.

“Redis Enterprise is easy to use and for our growing user count, its time to market is reliably fast!”

Challenges

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

  • Encountered the following challenges before choosing Redis Enterprise:
    • Data-loss and downtime with other databases
    • Difficulty operating, scaling, and administering other databases
    • We needed small cluster.

Use Case

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

  • Uses Redis Enterprise for the following:
    • The user session store
    • Notifications
  • Increased their usage of Redis Enterprise for the following reasons:
    • Application usage and user count is growing
    • They want more pieces of our application to be served faster
  • Using Redis Enterprise in the following types of solution:
    • E-commerce

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
    • 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: highly beneficial
    • Faster time to market: highly 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 database into Redis Enterprise:
    • AWS ElastiCache


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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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