is an open-source, networked, in-memory, key-value data store with optional durability. It is written in ANSI C. The development of Redis has been sponsored by Pivotal since May 2013 until then, it was sponsored by VMWare. According to the monthly ranking by DB-Engines.com, Redis is the most popular key-value store.
Before you install redis, there are a couple of prerequisites that need to be downloaded to make the installation as easy as possible. Start off by updating all of the apt-get packages:
By default Ubuntu provides redis server installation by
And you done with the installation of redis server.
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Once the program has been installed, Redis comes with a built in script that sets up Redis to run as a background daemon. To access the script move into the utils directory:
From there, run the Ubuntu/Debian install script: