How to Install Redis
Redis is a NoSQL database technology which has gained a lot of traction within the developer community - and for good reason. Redis has many applications as an in-memory database with great applications in analytics, caching, and messaging. Installing it can easily be done from the command line or terminal.
How to install Redis on Mac
To install redis on a mac, use homebrew:
brew install redis
If you need to install homebrew, you can learn about that here. You can then start up redis using:
brew services start redis
You can then make redis startup when you book your computer by using the following command:
cp /usr/local/opt/redis/*.plist ~/Library/LaunchAgents
How to install Redis on Linux
To install redis on linux, run the following commands:
curl -fsSL https://packages.redis.io/gpg | sudo gpg --dearmor -o /usr/share/keyrings/redis-archive-keyring.gpg echo "deb [signed-by=/usr/share/keyrings/redis-archive-keyring.gpg] https://packages.redis.io/deb $(lsb_release -cs) main" | sudo tee /etc/apt/sources.list.d/redis.list sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install redis
How to install Redis on Windows
If you want to install redis on windows, there is an archived and no longer maintained port which Microsoft have created. Since this is no longer supported, it is advisable you do not use it, and instead look at Microsoft's suggested alternative, Memurai.