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Getting started with Amazon MemoryDB for Redis

Explore how the cloud + open source = future of development.

Missed the webinar? No problem. You can now view the recording below.


Redis is one of the most popular open-source technologies out there – in fact, it’s been crowned the “Most Loved” database by Stack Overflow’s developer survey (2021) for the fifth year in a row! This session is all about using Redis on AWS as a primary, durable database. You will get an overview of Amazon MemoryDB for Redis, learn how to get started along with practical examples and hands-on demos!

Key Takeaways

  • Overview of Amazon MemoryDB for Redis and it’s features.
  • How MemoryDB makes it possible for you to use Redis as a primary and durable in-memory database
  • Practical demos on how to use MemoryDB along with other AWS services


Abhishek Gupta

Principal Developer Advocate, Amazon Web Services

Abhishek is currently a Principal Developer Advocate at AWS. Over the course of his career, he has worn multiple hats including engineering, consulting and product management. Most of his work has revolved around open-source technologies including cloud-native app dev platforms and distributed data systems.

Abhishek is also an open-source contributor, loves technical writing and sharing knowledge through blogs, books, etc. He has also spoken at online events and conferences such as Kafka Summit, RedisConf, Java One, GIDS etc..