Using Redis with Lucee: An Approach with the CommandBox Docker Image and Ortus Redis Extension
By Matthew J. Clemente
Well, the title feels a bit like word soup, but I think it’s accurate. When I got started with Lucee, containers, and external cache providers, I blogged about using Memcached. At work, we’ve since shifted our stack, and now primarily use Redis for caching.
This post outlines some reasons for that change and includes an example repo of the Lucee/Redis configuration discussed - which is to say, it is divided into two parts, why and how, and if you’re only here for the code, here’s a link to the repo: mjclemente/redis-lucee-extension