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793 Customers Surveyed

6,199 Data Points Collected

310 Published TechFacts

41 Published Charts

75 Published Case Studies



Selected Research Highlights


Redis Labs Case Study

Xignite

Introduction

This case study of Xignite is based on an October 2016 survey of Redis Labs customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“We love how cool Redis is 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 solve for the following challenges:
    • High availability- persistence, auto-failover, cross-zone/multi-region/multi-datacenter in-memory replication
    • Seamless scaling & clustering
    • Monitoring and management: alerting and dashboards
    • 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:
    • Scalability tier/content caching
    • Timeseries data
    • Real time data ingest
  • Is using Redis Labs in the following solutions:
    • Web services
  • Would like to see native JSON handling in Redis Labs.

Results

The surveyed company achieved the following results with Redis Labs:

  • Has seen the following from choosing Redis Labs as your their Redis deployment provider, compared to their previous state:
    • Reduced downtime: >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 data size is increasing and processing needs are increasing
    • Their application usage and user count is growing
    • They want to scale to multiple locations/sites
    • They want more pieces of our application to be served faster
    • They have additional data models/uses for Redis
  • Would like to move additional data from the following databases, into Redis Labs:
    • RDBMS-es like Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL

Redis Enterprise Customer Research

Redis Enterprise as a Primary Database

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

Yes: 67%
No: 33%

Redis Enterprise Customer Satisfaction Rating

Richa Gupta, an Engineer at Microsoft Corporation recommends Redis Enterprise for this reason:

We have been using Redis Enterprise for over 4 years now. It was able to handle our peak traffic of 2 billion requests on election night without a hiccup.

Redis Enterprise Customer Fact

Redis Enterprise Reduces Downtime for MedeAnalytics

MedeAnalytics identified Redis Enterprise’s reduced downtime as the most beneficial feature of having Redis as their deployment provider.

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

Redis Labs Customer Research

Redis As Primary Database

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

Yes: 68%
No: 32%


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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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