AWS Zone Mapping

    If you are looking to squeeze every drop of performance out of your Redis Cloud Essentials Database, then matching the AWS availability zones of your application to your Redis Cloud Essentials database may be of interest. First you should know why this process matters and if you need to bother with it at all. Note: If you have a Multi-AZ subscription in Redis Cloud Essentials, you do not need to perform AWS Zone Mapping.

    Flushing Databases on Redis Cloud Essentials

    There are times where you want to delete all database data. Warning - The flush command deletes ALL of the data in the database. This includes all data in memory and persisted to disk. We recommend that you backup your database first. flushall for Redis Cloud Essentials Databases You can flush a database from the command line with the redis-cli command or with your favorite Redis client.

    Importing Data Into Your Redis Cloud Essentials Database

    You can import an existing dataset into your Redis Cloud Essentials instance from an existing Redis server or an RDB file. In order to import a sharded database that has multiple RDB files you must first merge the files into a single RDB. For assistance, contact support. Note - Expired keys are not imported. As a result, the number of keys in the source and destination databases might be different after the import completes.

    Member of multiple accounts

    It is possible for you to be a member of multiple accounts in Redis Cloud Essentials. For example, you created your own account, but your company has arranged its subscriptions into multiple accounts (Dev, Test, and Prod) and you are members of each of those accounts. If this is the case, when you open the Redis Cloud Essentials menu, you see a menu like the screenshot below. If you click on the little arrow, it shows you all the accounts you are a member of and allow you to quickly switch between each.

    Using flush_all for Memcached Cloud

    Follow the instructions below to use flush_all. flush_all for SASL Protected Memcached Enterprise Cloud Databases If your resource has SASL authentication enabled, you can't use nc command or telnet to run flush_all on your Memcached Enterprise Cloud resource. You have to download a Memcached CLI client that supports SASL. We recommend to use the bmemcached-CLI client, and the instructions here is for this client. This instruction refers to Ubuntu OS.