Getting Started with Redis

Redis is an advanced key-value store or a data structure server. This presentation will cover the following topics:

  • An overview of Redis
  • Data Structures
  • Basics of Setup and Installation
  • Basics of Administration
  • Programming with Redis
  • Considerations of Running Redis in a Virtual Machine
  • Redis Resources

There will be a number of demonstrations to help explain some of the concepts being presented.

Presenter Bio:

Faisal Akber has been working in the Information Technology industry for over seventeen (17) years. He has developed software on a number of platforms ranging from tiny Embedded systems to large IBM Mainframes. Faisal currently is on the Data Management team within VMware Global Support Services and has worked at VMware for over nine (9) years. In the Data Management team, he helps internal and external customers on a number of database platforms including Redis, VMware Postgres, Hadoop and others. In his spare time, he enjoys his hobbies as a maker and Amateur Radio operator. His call-sign is VA3SFA.