Redis continues its explosive growth as open-source Redis ranks among leading NoSQL and relational database players
Santa Clara, February 19, 2015—Redis, the leading commercial Redis provider, today announced that Redis Cloud, its fully-managed Redis service, has reached 4,000 paying customers. Redis Cloud is extremely popular among developers who use it to enhance open-source Redis use cases with infinitely scalable, highly available, top performing and fully managed Redis.
Redis is an open-source in-memory NoSQL database that has taken the developer community by storm, currently ranked among the top three NoSQL databases. The fastest database available today, Redis is used for high performance use cases such as real time analytics, fast high-volume transactions, in-app social functionality, application job management and caching. Redis was created by Salvatore Sanfilippo.
Redis’ paying customer base grew more than 33 percent over the past four months. Developers have used Redis Cloud to create more than 77,000 database instances over popular cloud offerings such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), IBM SoftLayer, Google Cloud Platform, Windows Azure, Heroku, IBM Bluemix and many others.
“Redis has become a core part of the developer workflow for the full spectrum of database users — including traditional enterprises, internet enterprises and startups,” said Ofer Bengal, CEO and co-founder of Redis. “Redis Cloud has become a natural choice for developers who demand high performance for their applications and want to outsource the daily operation of their databases.”
Several cutting edge disrupters have deployed Redis Cloud, such as:
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