Recommendation Engines with Redis and Ruby

This talk will be a case study discussing the object-oriented considerations in designing a scalable service with Ruby, how the Redis NoSQL database was a good fit for the project, and some of the painful lessons that I learned along the way so that you don’t have to repeat them.

Patterns for Key-value Stores

As nosql gathers more and more momentum I have discovered that there is a need for good patterns. You want to organize the data as well as possible. With good organizing it will be easier to find the data again.

Grokking Redis

Ever wonder what role Redis fills? Is it a caching engine like memcached or a database like Mongo? Brett Hoerner gives an introduction to Redis and provides us with the Do’s and Don’ts of Redis based on his experience working with it in production at Disqus and Mass Relevance.

Redis Cluster

A presentation of the Redis Cluster, the new Redis component that provides linear scalability to Redis. Redis is an open source, advanced key-value store. It is often referred to as a data structure server since keys can contain strings, hashes, lists, sets and sorted sets. Unlike other distributed stores implementing eventual consistency the Redis Cluster …

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