Unit testing Redis Lua scripts

With great power comes great responsibility. The power of Lua scripting with Redis and what you can achieve using data structures beyond a key/value store is amazing. Starting out is quick and easy, and with some VIM tricks you can easily create an efficient feedback loop. But then what…

Introducing DoubleCache

DoubleCache, https://github.com/AurumAS/DoubleCache, is my own open source implementation of a layered distributed cache, it builds upon solid projects like Redis, StackExchange.Redis and MsgPack and combines these with a local cache implementation on the .Net stack. Some history We're already running a similar solution with my…

Getting started with Azure Redis Cache

We recently switched some services from Azure managed cache to Azure Redis cache due to stability and connectivity issues. The transition went almost without any issues. In this post I will give a basic introduction to Redis on Azure and pointers to look at. Also, it's worth noticing Microsofts recommendation…