Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Building a Message Queue Using Redis in Go


Redis is not just a very good in-memory database, it can also double as a message queue. I want to show you our first shot at implementing a queue in Redis that can fulfill all our requirements: reliable, persistent, fast, monitorable. While still being a Gedankenexperiment the basic idea should be a very good starting point.

Although we used Go for our implementation, the concept could be transferred to any language you like.

The main reason we used Go is that this approach to build a message queue uses a native Redis client as basis and our backend is written in Go.

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