Monitoring Redis Cloud Essentials Performance

    Redis Cloud Essentials provides a straightforward dashboard that gives you good visibility into each database. Metrics can be viewed on the Metrics tab of a selected database. Use the scroll bar at the top to change between time intervals: last minute, five minutes, hour, day, week, month, and year. If you hover your cursor over a metric's mini-graph, you should see two boxes with arrows, one arrow pointing to the left and one to the right (depending on which side of the mini-graph you hover on).

    Redis Cloud Essentials Database Backups

    You can run scheduled and on-demand backups of your Redis Cloud Essentials databases to a remote storage location. Scheduled backups run every 24 hours. Note - Backups are only available for paid subscriptions. Customers with free subscriptions must upgrade to a paid subscriptions to use this feature. Subscription upgrade does not cause downtime. Amazon Simple Storage Service (AWS S3) To use an S3 bucket for storing backups, first access your AWS Management Console and follow these steps:

    Securing Your Redis Cloud Essentials Database

    The security controls for your database are: Access Control by Source IP/Subnet The number of source IP rules that you can add depends on the Redis Cloud Essentials plan that you purchased. For example, the 1GB plan allows up to 8 source IP authentication rules. These rules can contain either IP or CIDR notation. If you need more source IP rules than your current REC plan includes, consider changing to a plan with more source IP rules.