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288 Customers Surveyed

2,388 Data Points Collected

125 Published TechFacts

15 Published Charts

42 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

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Why Redis Labs Usage is growing

Are you increasing your usage of Redis Labs? Why?

Application usage and user count is growing
62%
Our data size is increasing and processing needs are increasing
58%
We want more pieces of our application to be served faster
33%
Additional data models/uses for Redis
27%
We want to scale to multiple locations/sites
18%
We are moving more data from RDBMS to Redis
15%

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Redis Labs is Most Valued For

What challenges does Redis Labs help you solve that you value the most?

High Availability
80%
High Performance
66%
Seamless Scaling
53%

Redis Labs Customer Testimonial

Indiana University

We love how cool Redis is and Redis Labs provides the enterprise-grade high availability and clustering to help us implement it everywhere.

Prashanth KumarMurali, Engineer, Indiana University

Redis Labs Customer Testimonial

Redis Labs allows us to have a centralized store between multiple servers, without the hassle of hosting and administrating our own Redis Server setup. The deployment locations of Redis Labs servers suit our needs.

Chief Technology Officer, Small Business Real Estate Company

Redis Labs Case Study

S&P 500 Media & Entertainment Company

Introduction

This case study of a S&P 500 computer software company is based on an October 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.

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
    • Seamless scaling & clustering

Use Case

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

  • Has a 10-100 GB dataset in Redis Labs.
  • Uses Redis Labs for the following:
    • User session store
    • Chat history by user & chat channel
  • Is using Redis Labs in the following solution:
    • Mobile applications

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:
    • Faster time to market: >90%
    • Fewer specialized resources: 70-90%
    • Higher and more stable performance: 50-70%
  • 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 have additional data models/uses for Redis
  • Would like to move additional data from the following database into Redis Labs:
    • AWS ElastiCache


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About Redis Labs

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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