Category Archives: Redis

Building a rate limiter in Python 3 with Falcon and run it via Docker

Having your REST services exposed publicly (and sometimes internally) can lead to particular bots or people abusing the service by essentially performing a denial of service (whether intentional or not) on your application. Rate limiting is a fact of life … Continue reading

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Tutorial: Working with Node.js and Redis (Expire and TTL)

In my previous post I showed you how to install and use Redis with Node.js. Today I’m going to take that a step further and walk through some of the things you can do with node_redis using Redis’s TTL and … Continue reading

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The five minute beginner’s guide to installing and testing Redis and Node.js on OS X

Redis is an open source, advanced key-value store. Node.js is a platform built on Chrome’s JavaScript runtime for easily building fast, scalable network applications. Node.js uses an event-driven, non-blocking I/O model that makes it lightweight and efficient, perfect for data-intensive … Continue reading

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