Book Review: Applied Redis Design Patterns

A couple weeks back Packt publishing placed a call for Redis experts to review their new book (http://bit.ly/1yPlraY)[Redis Applied Design Patterns]. As I've got experience with both Redis and reviewing books I volunteered to do a review of it. Now that I've had time ...

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Redis Configuration Synchronizing

Running a Master/Slave replication with Redis is common, but has a few things you might not think of from a configuration management standpoint. One of these is synchronization of live configuration changes from master to slave. This article adresses the gap and how to close it.

When Redis replicates ...

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Thoughts on Redis Performance

As I am afforded the privilege of speaking with many people and companies using Redis in a variety of use cases from simple caching to multi-terabyte sized setups the one topic I am asked to address more than any other is performance. Redis is different in how you approach performance ...

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Better Websites Through Deconstruction

Look around the web for how to make your website better and you will find no end of articles, many contradictory. Look more specifically to Wordpress and things don't change much. What does change is the strategies - mostly around caching and getting around terrible plug-ins and themes which seem ...

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Week two: Blue Light Experiment

After two weeks of a dramatic change in behavior with regards to light diet and sleep effects, any longer term changes? How is the family coping?

I'm now two weeks into elimination of electronic lighting after 9PM to gauge it's effects on my particular circadian rhythm. I've ...

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